- having a fork or forks; divided into branches; cleft: forked lightning
- having prongs: often in hyphenated compounds: five-forked
Also fork′y, fork′i·er, fork′i·est
- Having a fork; bifurcate: a forked river.
- Shaped like or similar to a fork: forked lightning; a forked tail.
- That splits into two or more directions, or parts.
- It's a forked road. Turn left at the fork.
- A baidarka has a forked bow.
- simple past tense and past participle of fork