Definitions For Crick


  • English biochemist who (with Watson in 1953) helped discover the helical structure of DNA (1916-2004)
  • A painful muscle spasm especially in the neck or back (rick' and wrick' are British)
  • A sudden pain especially in your neck or back that is caused by tight muscles


  • Twist (a body part) into a strained position
  • To develop a crick in (your neck or back)

Is Crick a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

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Words with Friends

The word Crick is worth 13 points in Scrabble and 15 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Crick in a Sentence

  • Got a crick in my neck from sleeping while sitting up
  • He cricked his back sleeping on the sofa.

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