crocked

adjective
\ ˈkräkt How to pronounce crocked (audio) \

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He was half-crocked when he came home. she found that after only three drinks she would be completely crocked
Recent Examples on the Web Although the treaty promised an annuity, payments were often late or siphoned off to crocked traders. Letter Writers, Twin Cities, "Letter: Tragedy at Saint Andrew’s? No. Move on," 8 Aug. 2019 Spain coach Julen Lopetegui has given a positive update on crocked defender Dani Carvajal, refusing to rule the Real Madrid right-back out of his World Cup plans. SI.com, "Spain Boss Julen Lopetegui Will Give Dani Carvajal Time to Prove Fitness Ahead of World Cup," 29 May 2018 However, the crocked 28-year-old’s contract is set to run out at the end of the 2018-19 campaign, with the Germany international not opposed to plying his trade elsewhere. SI.com, "Dortmund Sporting Director Michael Zorc Is Confident Marco Reus Will Commit His Future to the Club," 19 Oct. 2017 Walker has five assists already this season, impressing massively in a right wing back role for Guardiola, whilst Delph has added another string to his bow whilst playing at left back as deputy for the crocked Benjamin Mendy. SI.com, "Paul's Merse-Less Criticism of Foreign Coaches & the Names That Are Proving Him Wrong," 2 Nov. 2017 Fast forward six years and this precocious gem that the English media had so emphatically hyped up now finds himself crocked, stagnated and plying his trade sporadically in youth and cup fixtures. SI.com, "From Wilshere to Winks: Why Harry Winks Must Be Wary of Falling into the Dangerous Abyss of Hype," 21 Oct. 2017 By the end of some drinking-club evenings most of the participants were so crocked that Rudy might as well have been pouring grape Gatorade. Patrick Cooke, WSJ, "Fake Wine, Old Bottles," 31 Aug. 2017 James is set to take Danny Drinkwater's place who is unlikely to be fit due to a thigh strain, while King will replace the crocked summer signing Vicente Iborra. SI.com, "Arsenal vs Leicester Match Preview: Classic Encounter, Team News, Potential Lineups & More," 10 Aug. 2017

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First Known Use of crocked

circa 1927, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of crocked was circa 1927

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“Crocked.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/crocked. Accessed 4 Mar. 2021.

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crocked

adjective

English Language Learners Definition of crocked

US slang : very drunk or intoxicated

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