Synonyms and Antonyms of wring
to get (as money) by the use of force or threats
- That bill collector is willing to do anything to wring money out of deadbeats.
bleed, fleece, gouge, milk, skin, squeeze
cheat, gyp, racketeer, swindle
coerce, compel, force
to get with great difficulty
- After years of trying to wring a decent profit out of the business, he is finally giving up.
to move by or as if by a forceful rotation
- I'm so mad I could wring your neck!
draw, dredge (up), extract, jerk, lug, pluck, pull, tug, tweak, yank
jimmy, lever, pry
budge, dislocate, displace, disturb, remove
shift, transfer, transpose
to draw out by force or with effort
- used every interrogation technique in order to wring the information out of the criminal