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English definition of “crooked”

crooked

adjective  /ˈkrʊk·ɪd/ us  

crooked adjective (OF BENT PART)

not straight or not even; twisted, bent, or uneven: That dog’s tail is crooked. Your glasses are on crooked.

crooked adjective (OF BAD PERSON)

done through cheating or other dishonest behavior: Their efforts centered on crooked deals in which officials took bribes.
(Definition of crooked from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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