Definition of Crooknecks

1. Noun. (plural of crookneck) ¹



¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Crooknecks

1. crookneck [n] - See also: crookneck

Crooknecks Pictures

Click the following link to bring up a new window with an automated collection of images related to the term: Crooknecks Images

Lexicographical Neighbors of Crooknecks

crookedly
crookedness
crookednesses
crooken
crookened
crookening
crookens
crooker
crookeries
crookery
crookesite
crookest
crooking
crookneck
crookneck squash
crooknecks (current term)
crooks
crooks and nannies
croon
crooned
crooner
crooners
crooning
croonings
croons
croony
croove
crooves
crop
crop-dusting

Literary usage of Crooknecks

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. An American Glossary by Richard Hopwood Thornton (1912)
"1848 Agin the chimbly crooknecks hung, An' in amongst 'em rusted The ole queen's-arm thet gran'ther Young Fetched back frum Concord busted. ..."

2. Report by New Jersey Agricultural Experiment Station Botanical Dept (1908)
"The flavor of the squash, when properly prepared and cooked was very superior to the ordinary summer crooknecks." (20) "The plants were large, vigorous and ..."

3. Library of the World's Best Literature, Ancient and Modern by Charles Dudley Warner, Hamilton Wright Mabie, Lucia Isabella Gilbert Runkle, George H Warner (1902)
"Agin the chimbley crooknecks hung, An' in amongst 'em rusted The ole queen's-arm thet gran'ther Young Fetched back fom Concord — busted. ..."

4. The Poetical Works of James Russell Lowell: With Illustrations by James Russell Lowell (1891)
"An1 In amongst 'em rusted The ole queen's-arm thet gran'ther Young Agin' the chimbly crooknecks hung. Fetched back frum Concord busted. ..."

5. Economic and Social History of New England, 1620-1789 by William Babcock Weeden (1891)
"Beams and ceiling were hung with ears of corn, crooknecks, and flitches of meat. This comestible comfort was typical of the place; the world was hard with ..."

6. Autobiography of Seventy Years by George Frisbie Hoar (1905)
"Agin' the chimbley crooknecks hung, An' in amongst 'em rusted The ole queen's arm thet Gran'ther Young Fetched back from Concord busted. ..."

7. Home Life in Colonial Days by Alice Morse Earle (1898)
"An' little flames danced all about The chiny on the dresser. " Agin the chimbly crooknecks hung, An' in amongst 'em rusted The old queen's-arm that ..."

8. An American Glossary by Richard Hopwood Thornton (1912)
"1848 Agin the chimbly crooknecks hung, An' in amongst 'em rusted The ole queen's-arm thet gran'ther Young Fetched back frum Concord busted. ..."

9. Report by New Jersey Agricultural Experiment Station Botanical Dept (1908)
"The flavor of the squash, when properly prepared and cooked was very superior to the ordinary summer crooknecks." (20) "The plants were large, vigorous and ..."

10. Library of the World's Best Literature, Ancient and Modern by Charles Dudley Warner, Hamilton Wright Mabie, Lucia Isabella Gilbert Runkle, George H Warner (1902)
"Agin the chimbley crooknecks hung, An' in amongst 'em rusted The ole queen's-arm thet gran'ther Young Fetched back fom Concord — busted. ..."

11. The Poetical Works of James Russell Lowell: With Illustrations by James Russell Lowell (1891)
"An1 In amongst 'em rusted The ole queen's-arm thet gran'ther Young Agin' the chimbly crooknecks hung. Fetched back frum Concord busted. ..."

12. Economic and Social History of New England, 1620-1789 by William Babcock Weeden (1891)
"Beams and ceiling were hung with ears of corn, crooknecks, and flitches of meat. This comestible comfort was typical of the place; the world was hard with ..."

13. Autobiography of Seventy Years by George Frisbie Hoar (1905)
"Agin' the chimbley crooknecks hung, An' in amongst 'em rusted The ole queen's arm thet Gran'ther Young Fetched back from Concord busted. ..."

14. Home Life in Colonial Days by Alice Morse Earle (1898)
"An' little flames danced all about The chiny on the dresser. " Agin the chimbly crooknecks hung, An' in amongst 'em rusted The old queen's-arm that ..."

Other Resources Relating to: Crooknecks

Search for Crooknecks on Dictionary.com!Search for Crooknecks on Thesaurus.com!Search for Crooknecks on Google!Search for Crooknecks on Wikipedia!

Search