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Noun: kink  kingk
  1. A sharp bend in a line produced when a line having a loop is pulled tight
    - twist, twirl
     
  2. [N. Amer] A painful muscle spasm especially in the neck or back
    - crick, rick [Brit], wrick [Brit]
     
  3. A person with unusual sexual tastes
     
  4. An eccentric idea
     
  5. A difficulty or flaw in a plan or operation
    "there are still a few kinks to iron out"
Verb: kink  kingk
  1. Curl tightly
    "kink hair";
    - crimp, crape, frizzle, frizz, kink up
     
  2. Form a curl, curve, or kink
    - curl, curve

Derived forms: kinked, kinks, kinking

Type of: bend, change surface, cramp, crease, crimp, curl, difficulty, flexure, fold, idea, individual, mortal, muscle spasm, person, plication, somebody, someone, soul, spasm, thought, wave

Encyclopedia: Kink, Iran