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Synonyms for crooked

Synonyms for crooked

having bends, curves, or angles

marked by dishonesty, especially in matters of public trust

ruthlessly seeking personal advantage

Synonyms for crooked

having or marked by bends or angles

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not straight

irregular in shape or outline


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having the back and shoulders rounded

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Crooked Letter, Crooked Letter--part of a saying used to help children spell 'Mississippi'--keeps a tight grip on the plot, which moves briskly from the late 1970s to the present.
Recently, some sawmills have produced the studs or lamina from crooked logs using newly developed bandsaw machines with curve sawing systems (Fujita 2004, Murata 2006).
Other authors have previously described placement of unilateral and bilateral spreader grafts as a means of correcting the crooked nose deformity.
So just how exactly did this country get so many crooked Scotch pine when other countries are populated with gloriously straight ones?
Braces apply force on crooked or rotated teeth to straighten them.
Or, (more) alternatively: "Songs mean a lot/when songs are bought/an so are you" ("Cut Your Hair," from Crooked Rain, Crooked Rain).
In some gang-rip-first rough mills, a crosscut sawing station in front of the gang saw is used to cut severely crooked longer boards into two shorter boards effectively "straightening" the board prior to ripping.
SIBG's Crooked River Select Lager and Christian Moerlein Select Lager took the gold and silver medals in the "Munich-helles" competition.
Also this year, the DFG opened Crooked Creek upstream from the gauging station just above Highway 395 to catch-and-release fishing only with barbless hooks for the entire year.
has sued the brewers of Crooked River beer and alleged that its red oval label is an unfair copy of lion City's red oval.
Joe Company (NYSE:JOE) announced today that 281 qualified prospective buyers from 12 states submitted reservations for a release of 37 home sites at RiverCamps on Crooked Creek.
Joe Company (NYSE:JOE) announced today that 314 buyers from 22 states submitted offers for the first release of 23 home sites at RiverCamps on Crooked Creek.
Joe") announced today the opening of the preview center for RiverCamps on Crooked Creek in Panama City Beach.
The soundtrack, which features tracks by Kurupt, Crooked I, Ashanti, Juvenile, Michel'le and the movie's star, Eddie Griffin, is slated for a 3/25 release.