Pronunciation of Crookedness
/kɹˈʊkɪdnəs/, /kɹˈʊkɪdnəs/, /k_ɹ_ˈʊ_k_ɪ_d_n_ə_s/
Antonyms for crookedness:
Synonyms for crookedness:
Other synonyms and related words:
foxiness, obliqueness, roughness, torsion, unevenness, fraud, craft, guilefulness, complicatedness, tortuosity, dissimulation, jaggedness, corruptness, cheating, dissembling, tortuousness, dupery, torque, inequality, deformation, wiliness, crookery.
Sense 1 (noun)
Sense 2 (noun)
hypocrisy, traitorousness, immorality, deviousness, fraudulence, chicanery, craftiness, Improbity, underhandedness, feloniousness, insincerity, prevarication, deceitfulness, dishonesty, unscrupulousness, treachery.
tortuosity, contortion, tortuousness, torsion.
Usage examples for crookedness:
- For your clear vision can penetrate the perversion and crookedness which one finds in life. - "Lucky Pehr", August Strindberg.
- Though we may, as that people, draw near with our lips, and ask of him our duty, and seem to delight to know him, yet there is this natural incapacity and crookedness in the heart of man, that it cannot truly approach unto the Father of spirits with any soul- desire and delight. - "The Works of the Rev. Hugh Binning", Hugh Binning.