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Kink

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Noun

1. crick, kink, rick, wrick

a painful muscle spasm especially in the neck or back (rick' and wrick' are British)

2. kink, twirl, twist

a sharp bend in a line produced when a line having a loop is pulled tight

3. kink

a person with unusual sexual tastes

4. kink

an eccentric idea

5. kink

a difficulty or flaw in a plan or operation

Example Sentences:
'there are still a few kinks to iron out'

Verb

1. crape, crimp, frizz, frizzle, kink, kink up

curl tightly

Example Sentences:
'crimp hair'

2. curl, curve, kink

form a curl, curve, or kink

Example Sentences:
'the cigar smoke curled up at the ceiling'


1. crick, kink, rick, wrick

a painful muscle spasm especially in the neck or back (rick' and wrick' are British)

2. kink, twirl, twist

a sharp bend in a line produced when a line having a loop is pulled tight

3. kink

a person with unusual sexual tastes

4. kink

an eccentric idea

5. kink

a difficulty or flaw in a plan or operation

Example Sentences:
'there are still a few kinks to iron out'


1. crape, crimp, frizz, frizzle, kink, kink up

curl tightly

Example Sentences:
'crimp hair'

2. curl, curve, kink

form a curl, curve, or kink

Example Sentences:
'the cigar smoke curled up at the ceiling'

Based on WordNet 3.0, Princeton University


Kink

see synonyms of kink
noun
1. 
a sharp twist or bend in a wire, rope, hair, etc, esp one caused when it is pulled tight
2. 
a crick in the neck or similar muscular spasm
3. 
a flaw or minor difficulty in some undertaking or project
4. 
a flaw or idiosyncrasy of personality; quirk
5. British informal
a sexual deviation
6. US
a clever or unusual idea
verb
7. 
to form or cause to form a kink

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Kink

see synonyms of kink
noun
1. 
a short twist, curl, or bend in a thread, rope, hair, wire, etc.
2. 
a painful muscle spasm or cramp in the neck, back, etc.; crick
3.  US
a. 
a mental twist; queer notion; whim; eccentricity
b. 
a quirk; peculiarity
4. 
a difficulty or defect in a plan or process
verb intransitive, verb transitive
5. 
to form or cause to form a kink or kinks

Webster’s New World College Dictionary, 4th Edition. Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. All rights reserved.


Kink

see synonyms of kink
n.
1. A tight curl, twist, or bend in a length of thin material, as one caused by the tensing of a looped section of wire.
2. A painful muscle spasm, as in the neck or back; a crick.
3. A difficulty or flaw that is likely to impede operation, as in a plan or system.
4. A mental peculiarity; a quirk.
5. An unusual or eccentric idea.
6. Slang Peculiarity or deviation in sexual behavior or taste.
intr. & tr.v. kinked, kink·ing, kinks
To form or cause to form a kink or kinks.

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