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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adv. - In a bent lopsided manner.

Usage examples (35)
  • Adjective : a crooked path. ,The picture on the wall seems to be crooked. ,a man with a crooked back. ,a crooked sixpence
  • He smiled crookedly and gave her chin a mock cuff.
  • She smiles crookedly and lies back against her pillow.
  • The HOUSE OF DEMOCRACY banner hangs crookedly, deflated. for more
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