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Definition & Synonyms

• Wrest

  1. (v. t.) To turn; to twist; esp., to twist or extort by violence; to pull of force away by, or as if by, violent wringing or twisting.
  2. (n.) Active or moving power.
  3. (n.) A partition in a water wheel, by which the form of the buckets is determined.
  4. (v. t.) To tune with a wrest, or key.
  5. (v. t.) To turn from truth; to twist from its natural or proper use or meaning by violence; to pervert; to distort.
  6. (n.) The act of wresting; a wrench; a violent twist; hence, distortion; perversion.
  7. (n.) A key to tune a stringed instrument of music.