Synonyms of crick
spasmDictionary • I've got a crick in my neck from looking up at the screen.
spasm • A lack of magnesium causes muscles to go into spasm.
cramp • She started getting stomach cramps this morning.
convulsion • He fell to the floor in the grip of an epileptic convulsion.
twinge • the occasional twinge of indigestion
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• He fell to the floor in the grip of an epileptic convulsion.
crampCramp is a sudden strong pain caused by a muscle suddenly contracting. You sometimes get cramp in a muscle after you have been making a physical effort over a long period of time.
• She started getting stomach cramps this morning.
spasmA spasm is a sudden tightening of your muscles, which you cannot control.
• A lack of magnesium causes muscles to go into spasm.
Thesaurus for crick from the Collins English Thesaurus
a painful muscle spasm or cramp, esp in the neck or back