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crook

Synonyms of crook in English:

noun

  • 1 informal a small-time crook
    rogue, scoundrel, shyster, cheat, scam artist, swindler, racketeer, confidence trickster, snake oil salesman;
    thief, robber, burglar
    informal shark, con man, con, jailbird, hood, yardbird
    Law  malfeasant
  • 2 the crook of a tree branch
    bend, fork, curve, angle
  • verb

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  • 1 he crooked his finger and called the waiter
    cock, flex, bend, curve, curl
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