Part of speech:
A kind or sort:
A rope, chain, or strap used in hauling, especially a harness trace.
The act or process of extricating or disentangling; a freeing from perplexities; disentanglement.
Displacement of a body part, especially the temporary displacement of a bone from its normal position.
To pull, break, or snap by turning:
(Nautical) To fasten:
To modify (a wave, sound, signal, etc.) so as to produce an unfaithful reproduction
To turn another way; to divert.
To obtain despite resistance:
To cause a sprain to a joint or ligament.
To move with a jerk or in jerks
To remove or force out from a position or dwelling previously occupied.
To turn or twist; esp., to pull or force away violently with a twisting motion
To displace (a body part), especially to displace a bone from its normal position.
To pull with a quick, strong movement; jerk:
Distress is defined as causing someone to feel anxious or depressed, or to finish a piece of furniture in a way that makes it look old or worn.
To cause physical pain to; hurt:
To cause to be in difficulty or financial distress:
To put pressure or bring influence to bear upon (someone) to do a certain thing, as to pay money, etc.
To cause to lose some kind of unity or coherence.
(Informal) To ride in or drive a vehicle, often, specif., in a leisurely or careless manner
To position (something) by folding it, or using its folds.
To wring is to twist or compress something to get the liquid out of it or to get something out of another person or thing using a lot of pressure or force.
(Informal) Action of spotting or seeking out a bird, especially a rare one.
To inflict (vengeance or punishment, for example).
To obtain (something) by the criminal offense of extortion.
To shake someone so money falls from their pockets.
To show to be false; contradict:
(Intransitive) To apply colors to the areas within the boundaries of a line drawing using colored markers or crayons.
To receive a load:
To be an improper or bad representative of
To state wrongly or falsely.
(Informal) Aggressiveness; enterprise; drive
A system or device, such as a computer, that performs or assists in the performance of a human task:
To injure a (bodily part) by twisting
In a true manner; truly, truthfully, accurately, etc.
(Brit.) Sprain or wrench
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