To obtain a difficult victory in a competition
Strain is defined as to exert or stretch to the maximum or to injure by too much exertion.
To turn to an improper use; misuse
To become sour:
To hold (a bat, golf club, etc.) away from the end of the handle and closer toward the middle
To demand and get by authority or force; insist on
(Nautical) To drag an oar at the end of a stroke.
To fasten, tighten, or attach by means of a screw or similar fastener.
To press hard on or together; compress:
To kill by squeezing the throat as with the hands, a noose, etc., so as to shut off the breath; throttle; choke
To distort, strain, or give a false interpretation of (a meaning, statement, etc.)
To obtain (something) by the criminal offense of extortion.
To shake someone so money falls from their pockets.
To be disposed of by sale:
To cause to deviate from what is normal, proper, or accurate:
(Physics) To change the shape of by pressure or stress
(Electronics) To cause distortion in (a signal or waveform, for example).
To arrange in or on a rack
In fighting, to push one's thumb into the eye of
To draw or pull out, often with great force or effort:
Compress means to press together, or to make something more compact.
To turn the ends of something, usually thread, rope etc., in opposite directions, often using force.
To move with a twisting or contorted motion:
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