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Meaning of "go crook at" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF GO CROOK AT

go crook at play
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WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE GO CROOK AT

go belly up
go bung
go bush
go bust
go by
go by the board
go by the wayside
go commando
go critical
go crook
go dark
go down
go down like a lead balloon
go down on
go down the wrong way
go downhill
go Dutch
go easy on
go far
go figure

WORDS THAT END LIKE GO CROOK AT

come at
drive at
get at
go at
have a shot at
have a smack at
have at
in at
keep at
not look at
not much to look at
on at
pick at
point the finger at
poke fun at
poke mullock at
stick at
talk at
throw the book at
wink at

Synonyms and antonyms of go crook at in the English dictionary of synonyms

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Translation of «go crook at» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF GO CROOK AT

Find out the translation of go crook at to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of go crook at from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «go crook at» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

走在溪边
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

ir al ladrón
570 millions of speakers

English

go crook at
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

पर बदमाश जाना
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

اذهب المحتال في
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

идти крюк в
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

ir bandido em
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

ক্রক এ যান
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

aller escroc à
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Pergi crook di
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Gauner gehen an
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

で詐欺師に行く
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

에서 사기꾼 이동
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Lunga crook ing
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

đi kẻ ở
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

கோர்ட்டில் செல்லுங்கள்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

तुटपुंजे जा
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Dehşetle gitmek
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

vai al truffatore
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

przejdź na oszusta
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

йти гак в
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

du-te la escroc
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

πάει απατεώνας στο
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

gaan skelm by
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

gå crook vid
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

gå kjeltring på
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of go crook at

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «GO CROOK AT»

The term «go crook at» is used very little and occupies the 156.398 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «GO CROOK AT» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about go crook at

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «GO CROOK AT»

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Wordbook of Australian Idiom - Aussie Slang: No Worries! ...
... crookon him' crook Misfortune or bad events make for an unpleasant day— ' Mate, it'sarealcrook day, can'ttakea trick' crook If you misbehave she will berate you— 'If ya playup she'll go crook at ya' crook A criminal, athief,a rogue, a swindler, ...
Kerrin P. Rowe, 2007
2
The Humpy in the Hills
She'd have to go crook at you for fighting, see? And mostly grown ups are too busy and tired about dinner time to want to go crook at kids. It'd be doing her a favour, see?" Andrew just laughed. He liked Col in this earnest mood. He hauled Ian ...
John Gunn, 1960
3
Nine Lives: Football, cancer and getting on with life
'I'd get stuck into him and Lucy would go crook at me, tell me the other kids were playing up as well. But Adam handled it well. The thing with him was that he liked people telling him things he should be doing, that he could be doing. He always ...
Adam Ramanauskas, Emma Quayle, 2010
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All I Can Be
Blighty's crook at me, but why didn't he go crook at Bucks? Bucks was the one who made the decision; I didn't. The subject came up, years later, when I spent some time with the Blights at their place in Palm Cove, Cairns. Patsy said: 'You little ...
Nathan Buckley, 2009
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Cassell英语常用词组用法词典
^IftiSM mm ; a»«<fc#jMiMiMB □ ] Croesus rich as Croesus RICH crook » by hook or by crook W. HOOK to go crook (at/ on) C8t I St i H)4SAS5 ; ^ft(KA) (Why did you crook at him"! M&mik>kimU ?) crop neck and crop M. NECK to crap out L Jiff ...
Rosalind Fergusson, 2003
6
Television, Bedpans, and Me: A Life Lived in the Red Centre ...
I probably did go crook at him thirty years ago! I stayed at Calvary for eighteen months but I found it quite tiring. I also was the trainer for the carers as I have a Certificate in Workplace Training, and I was often rung at night and early mornings ...
Beverley Keegan, 2012
7
My Story: The Learning Curve
I think we were both so relieved to see him we didn't even go crook at him. The other big social event of the year was the annual Stegbar Dinner Dance. It was held at various venues during December and was a big dress up occasion ...
Richard Gordon Charman, 2011
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Oxford Dictionary of Modern Slang
4 Angry; esp. in phrs. to go crook (at, on), to be crook on. 1910–. F. HARDY The landlords are crook on this (1967). [Shortened from crooked dishonest.] crooked / krUkt, ÆkrUkId/ adjective crooked on or about Austral Angry about; hostile to.
John Ayto, John Simpson, 2010
9
Ski
Then you will probably "go crook' at somebody which means you will get angry. Crook is a multi-faceted word, Dlnkum: Abbreviation of "Fair Dinkum.” If you're a dinkum Aussie, it means you were born and bred here, and never ventured from  ...
10
The Dingo's Got My Baby: The autobiography of Lindy ...
I picked up a number of buckets and tools to bring in and called Froggie, knowing she had not been called and the Panther would use it as an excuse to go crook at her later. We came in last, a little behind the Aboriginal girls, and the Panther ...
Lindy Chamberlain-Creighton, 2012

4 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «GO CROOK AT»

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Not slowing down
"My kids all go crook at me and say 'don't you know what retirement means', and I say 'I'll retire one day and give you all a shock'," she said. «ABC Local, Mar 14»
2
John has got a kick out of vintage cars
"It's hard work driving it and you've got no one to go crook at you; you've got to have someone to tell you to slow down or go faster or tell you to ... «The Queensland Times, Mar 14»
3
How Alzheimer's stole my wife
"I keep her picture here, it is on the wall, I was proud of what she achieved, if she saw me being a sobstuff, she would go crook at me," he smiles ... «ABC Local, Jul 13»
4
Simon Chapman
The Licensee responded: "Whoo hang on, whoo, whoo, whoo, this is not, you know, don't go crook at me, this is not the arrangement that was ... «The Age, Nov 09»

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