Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.


Kinked shank hooks should be used to prevent the body from turning on the hook.

I don't see what anybody wants their hair all kinked up like water spaniels for.

And her ye telled that ye couldna bide hair that wadna keep smooth, but was aye a'kinked and thrawn into devalls and curliewigs.

Tripped over a stone,” replied the beach patrol, “and kinked my leg.

Beyle was coursing round the room, steering himself with the kinked blob that served him for a tail.

His kinked hair was wrapped in little hard rolls close to the skull and bound tightly with dirty thread.

Before he had been like a cat playing with a mouse; he had purred and kinked his long tail in satirical jerks.

Oh, Mary had a little Lamb, regarding whose cuticular The fluff exterior was white and kinked in each particular.

Shag grunted and kinked his tail derisively as the spirit of old times threw its glamor over him.