CROOKING MEANING IN ENGLISH

• Crooking Definition & Synonyms

  1. (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Crook


• Crook Definition & Synonyms

  1. (n.) A bishops staff of office. Cf. Pastoral staff.
  2. (n.) To turn from a straight line; to bend; to curve.
  3. (n.) A person given to fraudulent practices; an accomplice of thieves, forgers, etc.
  4. (n.) An artifice; trick; tricky device; subterfuge.
  5. (n.) A small tube, usually curved, applied to a trumpet, horn, etc., to change its pitch or key.
  6. (n.) The staff used by a shepherd, the hook of which serves to hold a runaway sheep.
  7. (n.) Any implement having a bent or crooked end.
  8. (n.) To turn from the path of rectitude; to pervert; to misapply; to twist.
  9. (n.) A bend, turn, or curve; curvature; flexure.
  10. (n.) A pothook.
  11. (v. i.) To bend; to curve; to wind; to have a curvature.


Synonyms:
Bend, Criminal, Curve, Felon, Malefactor, Outlaw, Turn,

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