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Meaning of CROOKEDNESS

Pronunciation:  kr'√Ľkudnus

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  the quality of being deceitful and underhanded
  2. [n]  having or distinguished by crooks or curves or bends or angles
  3. [n]  a tortuous and twisted shape or position; "they built a tree house in the tortuosities of its boughs"; "the acrobat performed incredible contortions"
 

CROOKEDNESS is a 11 letter word that starts with C.

 

 Synonyms: contortion, deviousness, torsion, tortuosity, tortuousness
 
 Antonyms: straightness
 
 See Also: configuration, conformation, contour, dishonesty, distorted shape, distortion, form, shape

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Crook"ed*ness\, n.
The condition or quality of being crooked; hence, deformity
of body or of mind; deviation from moral rectitude;
perverseness.

 

 

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