crank letter

Also found in: Dictionary, Idioms.
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
  • noun

Words related to crank letter

a hostile (usually anonymous) letter

Related Words

References in periodicals archive ?
Mr Roberts said he made the crucial decision to continue searching after the twisted clergyman's confession in the vicarage because he sensed the cleric was concealing more than crank letter writing.
This is not a crank letter and I would be very relieved to know what it is and how it can be treated.
I feel sure it was a crank letter - and if the players feel it was a breach of trust, I can't do anything about that now."
The crank letter claims it inflicts "horrific cruelty" on thousands of animals every year.
She says: "You always got a few crank letters at work but this one man waited for me outside Broadcasting House every day for five years.