"ricks" in the noun sense
1. crick, kink, rick, wrick
a painful muscle spasm especially in the neck or back (`rick' and `wrick' are British)
2. haystack, hayrick, rick
a stack of hay
"ricks" in the verb sense
pile in ricks
2. twist, sprain, wrench, turn, wrick, rick
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"
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