wrench


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Synonyms for wrench

Synonyms for wrench

a sudden motion, such as a pull

a tool with jaws for gripping and twisting

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to injure a (bodily part) by twisting

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to move or cause to move with a sudden abrupt motion

to alter the position of by a sharp, forcible twisting or turning movement

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to obtain by coercion or intimidation

to give an inaccurate view of by representing falsely or misleadingly

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a sharp strain on muscles or ligaments

a jerky pulling movement

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twist or pull violently or suddenly, especially so as to remove (something) from that to which it is attached or from where it originates

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make a sudden twisting motion

twist and compress, as if in pain or anguish

twist suddenly so as to sprain

References in classic literature ?
Fiercely the King struggled with his enemies, trying to wrench their knives from them so that he might defend himself.
The hape is behaving very strange, m'lady,' said Wrench, frostily.
It seems that the hape attempted to fondle the cat, but the latter scratched him; being suspicious,' said Wrench, 'of his
I rather fancy, m'lady,' said Wrench, dispassionately, 'that the animal is about to hurl a plate.
Wrench, eyeing the struggling apron disapprovingly, mentioned that Mr Pickering had bought a revolver that morning.
If I might offer the warning, m'lady,' said Wrench, 'not the cellar.
Wrench went off to polish silver, Lady Wetherby to resume her letters.
Then, catching hold of the bridle, he gave his jaw a sharp wrench, by way of gentle reminder that he was not his own master; and by these means turned him round.
Gamfield having lingered behind, to give the donkey another blow on the head, and another wrench of the jaw, as a caution not to run away in his absence, followed the gentleman with the white waistcoat into the room where Oliver had first seen him.
What he had in tow, lunged itself at him sometimes in an awful manner when the boat was checked, and sometimes seemed to try to wrench itself away, though for the most part it followed submissively.
Limited Tenders are invited for 1)Continuous Ratcheting Hydraulic Torque Wrench Model-"Htw-4L", Make - "Torqtight" Of Capacity 400 Kg-Mtr, Working Pressure - 700 Bar Consisting Of - (1) Double Acting Cylinder With Two Individual Hose Connections.
Commenting on the launch, Luis Clement, Chicago Pneumatic's vice president for tools, said: "We are redesigning our metal impact wrench line to provide the excellent ergonomics, high quality, and reliable performance that our users have come to expect from our brand.
A MAN who split his uncle's ear by "clouting" him with a 2ft wrench in a row over a bike has been jailed for four years.
based compliance management company, is pleased to announce that Environmental, Health, and Safety (EHS) industry veteran Paul Wrench has joined the company as director of sales.
CHICAGO Pneumatic has launched the new CP6135-D80 impact wrench, one of the most powerful 1-1/2-inch industrial impact wrenches in its range of high performance tools.