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synonyms for crotched

  • jagged
  • V-shaped
  • Y-shaped
  • akimbo
  • crooked
  • divaricate
  • forked
  • oblique
  • sharp-cornered
  • skewed
  • zigzag

antonyms for crotched

MOST RELEVANT
  • straight
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How to use crotched in a sentence

The crotched limbs can be about three inches long and the poles cut to four feet high.
GIRL SCOUTS AT DANDELION CAMPLILLIAN ELIZABETH ROY
Drive a stout crotched stake on each side of the fire and put a stout stick across them.
HOW GIRLS CAN HELP THEIR COUNTRYJULIETTE LOW
This stake had then been placed upon two crotched limbs of trees, above a fire, of which nothing but the dead embers now remained.
BUCKSKIN MOSEBUCKSKIN MOSE
It was made of plank stuck between the logs of the wall, and supported at the other end by crotched sticks.
THE PATH OF THE KINGJOHN BUCHAN
At his waist the man carried a long coil of rope, the slowly burning end of which was placed in the crotched spring.
CAMPS AND TRAILS IN CHINAROY CHAPMAN ANDREWS AND YVETTE BORUP ANDREWS
We have canvas beds, supported by crotched sticks about eighteen inches high, upon which poles are laid and the canvas stretched.
FISHING WITH THE FLYCHARLES F. ORVIS AND OTHERS
He rose, limping a little, for he still was weak and stiff from his wound, though disdaining staff or crotched bough to lean upon.
THE MAGNIFICENT ADVENTUREEMERSON HOUGH
The pipe-stem was supported against a small stick stuck in the ground and crotched at the end.
THE LIFE OF ISAAC INGALLS STEVENS, VOLUME I (OF 2)HAZARD STEVENS
The crotched sticks were always there just as they had left them where they hung the kettle over the stone oven.
FIVE LITTLE PEPPERS AT SCHOOLMARGARET SIDNEY
Then he fixed a crotched stick over his fire and hung the birch kettle upon it.
A DAUGHTER OF THE FORESTEVELYN RAYMOND
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO CROTCHED

  • V-shaped
  • Y-shaped
  • akimbo
  • crooked
  • crotched
  • divaricate
  • forked
  • jagged
  • oblique
  • sharp-cornered
  • skewed
  • zigzag
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.