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a variant spelling (chiefly Brit) of rick2
[C19: earlier rick; perhaps from Middle Low German wricken to move jerkily, sprain]
Past participle: wricked
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|Noun||1.||wrick - a painful muscle spasm especially in the neck or back (`rick' and `wrick' are British)|
Britain, Great Britain, U.K., UK, United Kingdom, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland - a monarchy in northwestern Europe occupying most of the British Isles; divided into England and Scotland and Wales and Northern Ireland; `Great Britain' is often used loosely to refer to the United Kingdom
|Verb||1.||wrick - twist suddenly so as to sprain; "wrench one's ankle"; "The wrestler twisted his shoulder"; "the hikers sprained their ankles when they fell"; "I turned my ankle and couldn't walk for several days"|