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Definition of Crooked

Crooked

  1. of Crook
  2. Characterized by a crook or curve; not straight; turning; bent; twisted; deformed.
  3. Not straightforward; deviating from rectitude; distorted from the right.
  4. False; dishonest; fraudulent; as, crooked dealings.

Crooked Quotations

Glance into the world just as though time were gone: and everything crooked will become straight to you.
Friedrich Nietzsche

God is a thought who makes crooked all that is straight.
Friedrich Nietzsche

Pursue some path, however narrow and crooked, in which you can walk with love and reverence.
Henry David Thoreau

You can't trust water: Even a straight stick turns crooked in it.
W. C. Fields

As different streams having different sources all mingle their waters in the sea, so different tendencies, various though they appear, crooked or straight, all lead to God.
Swami Vivekananda
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Crooked Translations

crooked in French is tortu
crooked in German is krumm
crooked in Italian is storto
crooked in Latin is pandus, curvus
crooked in Spanish is curvo, pando
crooked in Swedish is krokig, ohederlig

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