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British English: /krʊk/
American English: /krʊk/

Translation of crook in German:


  • 1 [colloquial]
    (rogue) Gauner, der
  • 2 (staff)
    (of bishop) [Krumm]stab, der
  • 4
    (of arm) [Arm]beuge, die
  • 5
    (curve in river, road, etc.) Biegung, die


  • (Australian English) (New Zealand English) [colloquial]
    mies [colloquial]
    (ill) krank
    (bad-tempered) sauer [colloquial]
    go crook
    sauer werden at, on + Akk.

transitive verb

  • crook one's finger
    seinen Finger krümmen
    she has only to crook her little finger
    sie braucht nur mit dem kleinen Finger zu winken

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