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Synonyms for kink

Synonyms for kink

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

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

a person with unusual sexual tastes

an eccentric idea

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a difficulty or flaw in a plan or operation

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curl tightly

form a curl, curve, or kink

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The AE signal was inputted for the trigger of the high-speed camera in order to observe the generation of kink deformation.
Asi, tambien, desde hace un par de anos se vienen editando biografias (las ultimas son The Kinks: You really got me de Nick Hasted y God save The Kinks de Rob Jovanovic) y reordenando antologias (el doble CD The essential Kinks y los recientes seis CD de The anthology 1965-1971 sucediendo a los seis de Picture box, del 2008).
Kushagra, who is a big fan of Bally Sagoo said, "We've brought the King of Bhangra to Kink to live up to the pub/club's tag line of 'a fun pub' and give Noida a great evening with the best of music.
The kink test only applies to assets that were held on March 31, 1982 and works to exempt that part of the gain which accrued prior to March 31, 1982.
One uses an expanded (or foamed) cover containing tiny air cells, similar to a fine sponge, giving it a softer feel, easier handling and more kink resistance.
da Kink has been a success since its premiere at the Toronto Fringe Festival, at which it outsold all other shows, was the Toronto Sun's "Pick of the Fringe," and was honoured with a "Critic's pick" by Now Magazine.
So has working out technical kinks, which has temporarily prevented the factory from reaching full capacity, and nearly doubled its price.
Meanwhile, across town, Tonya Lee Williams was working to complete Kink in My Hair, an adaptation of Trey Anthony's hit play, 'da Kink in My Hair.
For more information on the march and rally contact Michael Kink at Housing Works, kink@housingworks.
The new self-coiling hoses won't tangle or kink, and they store neatly, but they aren't flawless.
The wrong rope is more likely to kink and bird cage when a load is put on it.
Compression failure behavior as well as internal microstructure of kink bands in high performance polymeric fibers was also investigated using scanning electron microscopy.
Other deviations such as the kink, the overhang and the Wendy Houses contrive to elevate the scheme above the prosaic, standardized norm.
The only chance of pricing above the kink without losing market share is to initiate strong consumer loyalty by creating significant product differentiation.
to prevent hose from sagging and possibly forming a "built-in" kink.