crooked - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate crooked

crooked is hyphenated as crook-ed

How to pronounce crooked

crooked is pronounced ´kr ʊkɪd

Number of syllables in crooked

The number of syllables in crooked is 2

What part of speech in crooked?

crooked is an adjective

How common in the word crooked?

crooked is not ranked in the list of most common words in English

What sentiment does crooked convey?

not ranked

Common collocations after 'crooked'

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Common collocations before 'crooked'

down, eye, finger, gave, hair, hand, head, leg, like, little, man, mouth, small, smile, through

Common collocations of 'crooked'

around, back, big, corner, down, eye, face, finger, gave, hair, hand, head, held, hung, just, leg, like, line, little, long, man, mouth, over, place, say, small, smile, stood, street, through

Words with similar spelling to crooked


Common Verb Collocations of crooked

be, become, buy, can, catch, come, find, flash, give, grow, have, laugh, make, may, mean, rise, run, say, see, seem, set, shall, smile, take, tell, twist, will, write, 're, 's

Common Conjunction Collocations of crooked

and, but, nor, or, wand