(adjective, verb)


1. resembling a fork; divided or separated into two branches

- a forked river

- a forked tail

- forked lightning

Similar word(s): divided, bifurcate, biramous, branched, forficate, pronged, prongy

2. having two meanings with intent to deceive

- spoke with forked tongue

Similar word(s): ambiguous, equivocal, double

Sentences with forked as an adjective:

- It's a forked road. Turn left at the fork.

- A baidarka has a forked bow.


1. simple past tense and past participle of fork