Definition of 'crook'
- someone who has committed (or been legally convicted of) a crime
Synonyms: criminal felon outlaw malefactor
- a circular segment of a curve; "a bend in the road"; "a crook in the path"
Synonyms: bend twist turn
- a long staff with one end being hook shaped
Synonyms: shepherd's crook
- bend or cause to bend; "He crooked his index finger"; "the road curved sharply"