Friday, December 27, 2013

Quirk

Quirk [ kwurk ]
 noun, transitive verb ]
 MEANING :
 1. (n.) an idiosyncrasy, whim, or peculiar mannerism or trait
2. (n.) a sharp turn or twist
3. (n.) an accident or vagary
4. (n.) a subterfuge, shift or quibble
5. (tr.v.) to form with a twist or curve
6. (adj.) formed with a curve or twist.
 USAGE EXAMPLE 1 :
 His quirks made him stand out in a crowd
 USAGE EXAMPLE 2 :
 The small town in Kansas which shared the programme's name was spared the effects of the attacks by a geographical quirk.