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wresting

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of wresting

  1. a forceful rotating or pulling motion for the purpose of dislodging something no amount of wresting could loosen the rusted bolt Synonyms of wresting twist, twisting, wrenching, wrench, wringingWords Related to wresting draft, draw, extraction, pull, tug, yank; dislocation, displacement



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