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Synonyms of crooked in English:


  • 1 the village was a maze of crooked streets
    [Antonyms] straight
  • 2 the signpost was crooked
    bent, curved, twisted, contorted, warped, angled, bowed, hooked
    [Antonyms] straight
  • 3 the poor boy has a crooked back
    misshapen, deformed, malformed, out of shape, distorted, contorted, wry, gnarled, disfigured;
    hunched, humped, bowed, curved;
    Scottish  thrawn
  • 4 the picture over the bed looked crooked
  • 5 informal his business had almost certainly been crooked a crooked cop
    criminal, illegal, unlawful, questionable, dubious, nefarious;
    informal shady, tricky
    British informal bent, dodgy
    Law  malfeasant
    [Antonyms] honest, law-abiding
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