(noun, verb)


1. a strange attitude or habit

Similar word(s): crotchet, oddity, queerness, quirkiness

Definition categories: attribute, strangeness, unfamiliarity

2. a narrow groove beside a beading

Definition categories: man–made, channel, groove

Sentences with quirk as a noun:

- The car steers cleanly, but the gearshift has a few quirks.


1. twist or curve abruptly

- She quirked her head in a peculiar way

Definition categories: contact, twist

Sentences with quirk as a verb:

- He quirked an eyebrow.

- The corners of her mouth quirked.