to draw out by force or with effort <the boy wrested the book out of his sister's hands>
to get (as money) by the use of force or threats <vowed that the bully had wrested his lunch money from him for the last time> Related Words bleed
to get with great difficulty <farmers who were used to wresting a living from the harsh land>
to move by or as if by a forceful rotation <I need a strong arm to wrest the lid off this pickle jar> Related Words draw
to separate or remove by forceful pulling <wrested open the stuck door of the cabinet> Related Words grab
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