Definisi 'wrench'
English to English
noun
1 a sharp strain on muscles or ligaments
Example:
• the wrench to his knee occurred as he fell
• he was sidelined with a hamstring pull
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2 a jerky pulling movement
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3 a hand tool that is used to hold or twist a nut or bolt
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4 Trick; deceit; fraud; stratagem.
source: webster1913
verb
5 twist or pull violently or suddenly, especially so as to remove (something) from that to which it is attached or from where it originates
Example:
• wrench a window off its hinges
• wrench oneself free from somebody's grip
• a deep sigh was wrenched from his chest
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6 make a sudden twisting motion
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7 twist and compress, as if in pain or anguish
Example:
• Wring one's hand
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8 twist suddenly so as to sprain
Example:
• 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
source: wordnet30
9 To pull with a twist; to wrest, twist, or force by violence.
source: webster1913
More Word(s)
spin, twirl, twist, twisting, whirl, squeeze out, wring out, hand tool, motion, movement, harm, hurt, injure, pull, adjustable spanner, sprain, jaw, contort, deform, distort, wring,

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