Übersetzung von “crook” — Englisch–Spanisch Wörterbuch


noun uk /krʊk/ us

informal a very dishonest person, especially a criminal or a cheat

pillo, -a
These politicians are just a bunch of crooks.

a long stick with a curved end, especially one carried by a shepherd or a bishop

cayado, báculo
verb uk /krʊk/ us old-fashioned

to bend your arm or finger

She delicately crooked her little finger as she picked up her cup.

(Übersetzung von “crook” aus dem Cambridge Englisch–Spanisch Wörterbuch © Cambridge University Press)


noun /kruk/

a (shepherd’s or bishop’s) stick, bent at the end.

cayado, báculo (obispo)

(informal) a criminal

criminal, maleante
The two crooks stole the old woman’s jewels.

the inside of the bend (of one’s arm at the elbow)

pliegue del codo
She held the puppy in the crook of her arm.
crooked /-kid/ adjective

badly shaped

a crooked little man.

not straight

That picture is crooked (= not horizontal).


deshonesto, venal, pérfido
a crooked businessman.
crookedly /-kid-/ adverb

sin honestidad, venalmente, pérfidamente
The dusty old clock hung crookedly on the wall.
crookedness /-kid-/ noun

deformidad; criminalidad; deshonestidad, perfidia
She knew nothing about the crookedness of his business dealngs.

(Übersetzung von “crook” aus dem PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)