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Definition of kink:

  1. A fit of coughing; also, a convulsive fit of laughter.
  2. A twist or loop in a rope or thread, caused by a spontaneous doubling or winding upon itself; a close loop or curl; a doubling in a cord.
  3. An unreasonable notion; a crotchet; a whim; a caprice.
  4. To wind into a kink; to knot or twist spontaneously upon itself, as a rope or thread.

Synonyms:

pull, problem, knot, fancy, twinge, kink up, impediment, frizzle, coil, erraticism, bee, draw in, notion, trick, trouble, caprice, curve, maggot, work, freak, swerve, individualism, bend, vagrancy, slue, wind, bruise, crimp, rick, break, tangle, crape, quirk, turn, spin, curl, hitch, burn, braid, twirl, wave, singularity, humor, spasm, tress, crotchet, cramp, difficulty, sheer, frizz, veer, wrench, burnout, eddy, loop, gimmick, complication, wrick, quip, device, tic, curiosity, haystack, cut, plait, form, winding, baggage, eccentricity, breakage, disturbance, megrim, slew, quiddity, whirl, issue, crank, whim, shape, trials and tribulations, crook, charley horse, whimsy, straighten, construction, nuisance, turn of events, blight, burden, hayrick, arch, twisting, mannerism, curl up, crinkle, peculiarity, pinch, vagary, twist, pain, oddity, trend, crick, crepe, reshape, open up, arc, hardship.

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