Synonyms for Kink:
n.crinkle, tangle, hardship, problem, burden, trials and tribulations, disturbance, issue, trouble, baggage, nuisance. knot, cramp, open up, work, twinge, straighten, form, reshape, pain, shape. breakage, blight, bruise, burnout, whim, quirk, break, notion, burn, peculiarity. impediment, hitch, difficulty, complication. •bend, twist (noun)
crinkle, crimp, tangle, knot, curl, frizz, curve.
defacement, scab, stigma, blotch, fault, sore, disfigurement, distortion, discoloration, deformity, weal, lesion, brand, eyesore, impurity, wart, rift, abrasion, drawback, imperfection, spoilage.
difficulty, imperfection, flaw, hitch, defect, impediment.
curl, crape, twist, crimp, kink up, frizzle, frizz, curve, twirl.
•muscle spasm (noun)
•person's idiosyncrasy (noun)
whim, quirk, peculiarity, notion.
•spasm of muscular tissue (noun)
pain, cramp, twinge.
defect, blister, distort, fracture, disfigure, stain, fleck, gash, tarnish, scratch, flaw, notch, chip, damage, splotch, discolor, blot, slit, score, mar, abrade, hack, deform, spoil, deface, scar, check, mark, scuff, scrape, spot, blemish, dot, nick, pockmark, taint, hurt, speck, freckle.
•Other relevant words:
curl, crimp, difficulty, whim, knot, frizzle, twist, notion, twirl, tangle, crinkle, curve, problem, quirk, peculiarity, impediment, hitch, frizz, crape, complication, twinge, kink up, cramp, pain.
Usage examples for kink
And Surry, his neck arched, his ears perked knowingly, stepped out after him with that peculiar, springy gait that speaks eloquently of perfect muscles and a body fairly vibrating with energy; the riata trailed after him, every little tendency towards a kink taken out of it. – The Gringos by B. M. Bower