Definition of crookedly in US English:

crookedly

adverb

  • See crooked

    • ‘When we spoke he smiled crookedly and seemed very happy to see us.’
    • ‘I couldn't help it and grinned crookedly at her.’
    • ‘Both frames hung crookedly against the painted surface.’
    • ‘His glasses had fallen halfway down his nose, hanging crookedly.’
    • ‘Joints protruded roughly and the roof was crookedly fastened.’

Pronunciation

crookedly

/ˈkrʊkədli//ˈkro͝okədlē/