wrenching

2 of 3

noun

as in twisting
a forceful rotating or pulling motion for the purpose of dislodging something after a lot of wrenching and tugging, the plumber managed to pull the stubborn pipe free

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wrenching

3 of 3

verb

present participle of wrench

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“Wrenching.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/wrenching. Accessed 1 Dec. 2022.

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