Crank synonyms

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A bay or inlet off a main body of water.
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(Mechanics) An arm on a rock shaft, to give motion to the shaft or to obtain motion from it.
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(Geography, Newfoundland and Labrador, rare) A point, an extremity of land.
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One who does not behave like others.
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A person who is obsessed with a single thing, to the exclusion of other concerns.
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A person who hates or distrusts all people
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One who complains, or is known for their complaints.
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(Historical) A member of a radical, warlike, ardently patriotic group of Jews in Judea, particularly prominent in the first century, who advocated the violent overthrow of Roman rule and vigorously resisted the efforts of the Romans and their supporters to convert the Jews.
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(Mathematics) Either of a pair of symbols, { }, used to indicate aggregation or to clarify the grouping of quantities when parentheses and square brackets have already been used.
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(Heraldry) A band passing from the upper dexter corner of an escutcheon to the lower sinister corner.
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A person who is zealously enthusiastic for some cause, especially in religion.
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(Architecture) A decorative or weight-bearing structural unit, two sides of which form a right angle with one arm flush against a wall and the other flush beneath a projecting surface, such as eaves or a bay window.
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(Informal) Someone addicted to crack cocaine (i.e. a drug addict). See also crackhead.
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One who is grumpy or irritable.
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A person regarded as strange, eccentric, or crazy.
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A person who is habitually gloomy, sullen or miserable; a grouch.
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An act of beginning; an initial effort:
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A distinctive, graceful, or artistic expression or arrangement of words:
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A change in direction; a turn:
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Characterized by uncertain or inadequate response to treatment and the potential for unfavorable outcome, as the status of a medical condition or disease.
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A crank with a handle for transmitting motion, as to a grindstone
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Breath, especially normal or adequate breathing; respiration:
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A crab is defined as someone who complains.
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A person given to finding fault; chronic, captious complainer
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One, such as a dog, that growls.
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A person who persistently grumbles; a complainer
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One who murmurs
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One who mutters.
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One who whines about perceived problems; a complainer
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(Archaic) An oppressor or extortioner
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(Nautical) A temporary pile driven into the bottom of a river to hold a boat in position; a spud
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(Informal) A person who is angry, resentful, vindictive, etc., or one easily made so
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An insane or eccentric person; a crackpot.
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A person who is affected by lunacy; a mentally deranged person.
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(Chiefly Scotland) simpleton; (also (slang)) crazy or deranged person.
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A foolish or crazy person.
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The call or cry of one of these birds.
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(US) An eccentric or crazy person.
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(Informal, former) A stone, stick, or other object suitable for throwing
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A dry, indehiscent simple fruit consisting of one seed surrounded by a hard and thick pericarp (fruit wall). The seed does not adhere to the pericarp but is connected to it by the funiculus. A nut is similar to an achene but larger. Acorns, beechnuts, chestnuts, and hazelnuts are true nuts. Informally, other edible seeds or dry fruits enclosed in a hard or leathery shell are also called nuts, though they are not true nuts. For instance, an almond kernel is actually the seed of a drupe. Its familiar whitish shell is an endocarp found within the greenish fruit of the almond tree. Peanuts are actually individual seeds from a seed pod called a legume.
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(Baseball) A pitch thrown with added pressure by the index finger and a twisting wrist motion resulting in a motion to the right when thrown by a right-handed pitcher.
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(Informal) Someone or something weird.
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(Slang) A strange, odd, eccentric person.
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A person who habitually complains or grumbles
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Method or manner of doing; way:
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(Of a machine, etc.) Not in good working condition; shaky.
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Painful; sore:
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1808, Thomas Morton, “A Cure for the Heart Ache", in The British Theatre; or, A Collection of Plays, London: Longman, Hurst, Rees, and Orme, p 10:
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A pure culture used to start fermentation of cream, etc.
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A highly addictive phenethylamine stimulant drug, similar to cocaine. Its systematic (IUPAC) name is (S)-N-methyl-1-phenylpropan-2-amine.
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Methamphetamine hydrochloride used as a drug
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(Geordie, pejorative) A tramp.
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an amphetamine derivative (trade name Methedrine) used in the form of a crystalline hydrochloride; used as a stimulant to the nervous system and as an appetite suppressant
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(Uncountable, climbing) A white powdery substance used to prevent hands slipping from holds when climbing, sometimes but not always limestone-chalk.
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A trifling amount of money.
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(Ice hockey) The clear, protective screen surrounding a hockey rink.
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(Sports) The playing field in ice hockey; the rink.
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(Informal) methedrine
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The refuse of sugar cane after extraction of the juice.
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Alternative form of nutcase.
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A heavy spiced cake containing nuts and candied or dried fruits.
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A farm laborer; peasant
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(Idiomatic) To increase, as the volume, power or energy of something.
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In a zigzag course
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(Plural only) a punishment device, especially for scolding women, consisting of a cage to enclose the head, with a metal gag for the mouth
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A device for revolving a shaft
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A length of pipe with a sharp bend in it.
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(Archaic) A miser.
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A thing or part having the shape of a curve
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Find another word for crank. In this page you can discover 88 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for crank, like: arm, lever, handle, eccentric, monomaniac, misanthrope, complainer, character, zealot, crook and brace.