Definisi 'wrench'

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noun
1 a sharp strain on muscles or ligaments Terjemahkan
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 Terjemahkan
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3 a hand tool that is used to hold or twist a nut or bolt Terjemahkan
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4 Trick; deceit; fraud; stratagem. Terjemahkan
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 Terjemahkan
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 Terjemahkan
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7 twist and compress, as if in pain or anguish Terjemahkan
Example:
Wring one's hand
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8 twist suddenly so as to sprain Terjemahkan
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. Terjemahkan
source: webster1913


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