kink


kink

noun

Definition of KINK

1
a painful sudden tightening of a muscle <got a kink in my neck from lying in that awkward position for too long>
3
a sudden impulsive and apparently unmotivated idea or action <whenever he got a kink in his head, he'd drop whatever he was doing to pursue this latest obsession>
Synonyms bee, caprice, crank, fancy, freak, humor, kink, maggot, megrim, notion, vagary, vagrancy, whimsy (also whimsey)

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