wrench

wrenches

Substantiv
Vanligast amerikansk engelska teknik
a hand tool that is used to hold or twist a nut or bolt

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    [ teknik, brittisk engelska ]
  • spanner

    [ teknik, brittisk engelska ]
Ovanlig

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medicin
a sharp strain on muscles or ligaments
  • "the wrench to his knee occurred as he fell"

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Verb
  • "wrench one's ankle"
twist or pull violently or suddenly, esp. so as to remove (something) from that to which it is attached; also metaphorically: "a deep sigh was wrenched from his chest"
  • "wrench oneself free from somebody's grip"
  • "wrench a window off its hinges"

Synonymer

make a sudden twisting motion

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