wrench

2 ENTRIES FOUND:

wrench

noun

Definition of WRENCH

1
a forceful rotating or pulling motion for the purpose of dislodging something <with a sharp wrench of the hammer I pulled the nail from the board>
2
the act or an instance of applying force on something so that it moves in the direction of the force <with one final hard wrench I was able to pull the cork from the bottle>
Synonyms draw, haul, jerk, pluck, tug, wrench, yank
Related Words drag, tow; hitch, twitch; grab, snatch
Near Antonyms heave, shove, thrust
Antonyms push

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