Adjective "Kinking" Definition and Examples


    Adjective:

    Kinking


    Definition:

    1. a twist or curl, as in a thread, rope, wire, or hair, caused by its doubling or bending upon itself.

    2. a muscular stiffness or soreness, as in the neck or back.

    3. a flaw or imperfection likely to hinder the successful operation of something, as a machine or plan: There are still a few kinks to be worked out of the plan before we start production.

    4. a mental twist; notion; whim or crotchet.

    5. Slang. bizarre or unconventional sexual preferences or behavior. a person characteriz

    Origin:
    kink

    Examples:

    "heliceses can be kinking."