verb (used with object)
Origin of crick1
Definition for crick (2 of 3)
noun Northern, North Midland, and Western U.S.
Definition for crick (3 of 3)
Examples from the Web for crick
Crick also questioned the authenticity of another piece, “A Hanging.”Orwell’s Lies: His Diaries Reveal Problems with the Truth|Jimmy So|August 19, 2012|DAILY BEAST
There was a dash of mud in his whiskers and a crick in his back.A Guest at the Ludlow and Other Stories|Edgar Wilson (Bill) Nye
By that time we had flashed past, but I screwed my neck round to look back at them till I got a "crick" in it.The Lightning Conductor|C. N. Williamson
"I saw some men tryin' to cross the crick there," replied Jim, pointing with his rammer in the direction of the opposite bank.Si Klegg, Book 5 (of 6)|John McElroy
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Word Origin for crick
British Dictionary definitions for crick (2 of 3)
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Word Origin and History for crick
early 15c., of uncertain origin; OED says "probably onomatopœic."