English-German translation for "crooked"

"crooked" German translation

crooked
[ˈkrukid]adjective | Adjektiv adj

Overview of all translations

(For more details, click/tap on the translation)

examples
  • (vom Alter) gebeugt
    crooked bent with ageespecially | besonders besonders poetic, poetically | poetisch, dichterischpoet
    crooked bent with ageespecially | besonders besonders poetic, poetically | poetisch, dichterischpoet
examples
  • crooked ways
    krumme Wege
    crooked ways
  • unehrlich erworben, ergaunert
    crooked acquired by deceit familiar, informal | umgangssprachlichumg
    crooked acquired by deceit familiar, informal | umgangssprachlichumg
Der gekrümmte Weg der Finanzreform
The Crooked Path of Financial Reform
Source: News-Commentary
Bergstraßen, Tag und Nacht, selbst die gewundene Lombard Street in San Francisco
Mountain roads, day and night, and even crooked Lombard Street in San Francisco.
Source: TED
Bin ich der Einzige, dem sich diese Logik nicht ganz erschließt?
Am I the only one who finds this logic a bit crooked?
Source: News-Commentary
Zweitens, noch immer müssen wir Krummes zurechtrücken.
Secondly, we have to straighten out the things that are crooked.
Source: Europarl
Source
crooked
[krukt]adjective | Adjektiv adj

Overview of all translations

(For more details, click/tap on the translation)

  • mit einer Krückeet cetera, and so on | etc., und so weiter etc versehen, Krück…, Krumm…
    crooked having crutchet cetera, and so on | etc., und so weiter etc
    crooked having crutchet cetera, and so on | etc., und so weiter etc
  • crooked syn → see „devious
    crooked syn → see „devious
  • crooked → see „oblique
    crooked → see „oblique
examples
  • crooked stick
    crooked stick
  • crooked stick difficult person American English | amerikanisches EnglischUS familiar, informal | umgangssprachlichumg
    crooked stick difficult person American English | amerikanisches EnglischUS familiar, informal | umgangssprachlichumg
Der gekrümmte Weg der Finanzreform
The Crooked Path of Financial Reform
Source: News-Commentary
Bergstraßen, Tag und Nacht, selbst die gewundene Lombard Street in San Francisco
Mountain roads, day and night, and even crooked Lombard Street in San Francisco.
Source: TED
Bin ich der Einzige, dem sich diese Logik nicht ganz erschließt?
Am I the only one who finds this logic a bit crooked?
Source: News-Commentary
Zweitens, noch immer müssen wir Krummes zurechtrücken.
Secondly, we have to straighten out the things that are crooked.
Source: Europarl
Source

Tell us what you think!

Do you like the Langenscheidt online dictionary?

Many thanks for your review!

Do you have any feedback regarding our online dictionaries?

Is a translation missing, have you noticed a mistake, or do you just want to leave some positive feedback? Please fill out the feedback form. Giving an email address is optional and, under our privacy policy, used only to handle your enquiry.

Please confirm you are human by ticking the checkbox.*

*Mandatory field

Please fill in the fields marked *.

Thank you for your feedback!