Die Übersetzung von "wrench" - Englisch-Katalanisch Wörterbuch


verb /rentʃ/ us /rentʃ/

to pull something violently away from a fixed position

The phone had been wrenched off the wall.
noun /rentʃ/ us /rentʃ/ US UK spanner

a tool with a round end that is used to turn nuts and bolts (= metal objects used to fasten things together)

clau anglesa
put/throw a wrench in the works US UK put/throw a spanner in the works

to do something that prevents a plan or activity from succeeding

ésser un entrebanc
The funding for the project was withdrawn, so that really threw a wrench in the works.

(Die Übersetzung von "wrench" von Cambridge Wörterbuch Englisch-Katalanisch © Cambridge University Press)