Arbitrary thought or impulse:
An odd, eccentric, or unexpected action or bit of conduct
A sudden, unpredictable action or change:
A momentary shock or scare:
A change in direction; a turn:
A notable or distinctive feature or characteristic.
The definition of foible is a small character flaw.
The definition of a kink is a bend or curl in something that is usually straight, an ache or cramp in a muscle or an unusual mannerism.
A romantic liking or interest:
A fanciful or witty expression or notion; often, specif., a striking and elaborate metaphor, sometimes one regarded, esp. formerly, as strained and arbitrary
The expression of this in speech, writing, or action
(Mathematics) The least number of times the multiplicative identity in a ring needs to be added to itself to reach the additive identity, or, if the additive identity is never reached, zero. The integers have a characteristic of zero; the integers modulo 12 have a characteristic of 12.
(Uncountable) The state or condition of being irregular, or the extent to which something is irregular.
A defect in a lens or mirror that prevents light rays from being focused at a single point and results in a distorted or blurred image. &diamf3; Aberration that results in distortion of color is called chromatic aberration. &diamf3; Aberration that is caused by imperfections in the surface or shape of a spherical mirror or lens is called spherical aberration.
The difference between one number in a set and the mean of the set.
An equivocal statement or expression.
(Slang) A situation or an activity that one enjoys or to which one is especially well suited:
(Archaic) A clever trick.
A lie; deceitful or dishonest behavior; equivocation.
The definition of a quip is a witty or funny comment or remark.
A quick incisive reply, especially one that turns the first speaker's words to his or her own disadvantage.
Subterfuge is defined as a plan or action to hide what you’re doing.
A distinguishing feature, as of a person's character.
(--- Computers) A hypothetical future point in time when artificial intelligence will surpass human intelligence and be able to self-replicate and improve itself autonomously.
Find another word for quirk. In this page you can discover 40 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for quirk, like: whim, mannerism, vagary, caprice, turn, twist, peculiarity, foible, idiosyncrasy, eccentricity and oddity.