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Adjective crooked has 4 senses
  1. crooked - having or marked by bends or angles; not straight or aligned; "crooked country roads"; "crooked teeth"
    straight, aligned, unbent, untwisted
  2. crooked, corrupt - not straight; dishonest or immoral or evasive
    Antonyms: straight, aboveboard, straightforward, guileless, transparent, straightarrow
  3. asymmetrical, crooked - irregular in shape or outline; "asymmetrical features"; "a dress with an crooked hemline"
    Antonym: regular (indirect, via irregular)
  4. hunched, round-backed, round-shouldered, stooped, stooping, crooked - having the back and shoulders rounded; not erect; "a little oldish misshapen stooping woman"
    Antonyms: erect, vertical, upright (indirect, via unerect)
Verb crook has 1 sense
  1. crook, curve - bend or cause to bend; "He crooked his index finger"; "the road curved sharply"
    --1 is one way to bend, flex
    Derived form: noun crook2
    Sample sentences:
    Something ----s
    Somebody ----s something
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