how to pronounce crooks


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crooks is pronounced in one syllable

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An example use of crooks in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… unknown crooks get away with it come …”

meanings of crooks


  1. Plural of crook.


  1. Third-person singular simple present indicative form of crook.


  1. A surname​.

crooks frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word crooks occurs in english on average 1.1 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2+ level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics crooks can be related to

it is hard to perfectly classify words into specific topics since each word can have many context of its use, but our machine-learning models believe that crooks can be often used in the following areas:

1) business and work;

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