as crook as a mangy dog

Australian Slang
feeling extremely unwell

English dialects glossary. 2013.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • As crook as a mangy dog — feeling extremely unwell …   Dictionary of Australian slang

  • crook — /krʊk / (say krook) noun 1. a bent or curved piece, appendage, etc.; a hook; the hooked part of anything. 2. an instrument or implement having a bent or curved part, as a shepherd s staff hooked at one end or as the crozier of a bishop or abbot.… …   Australian English dictionary

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.