Die Übersetzung von "wrench" - Englisch-Spanisch-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)

llave inglesa
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

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The funding for the project was withdrawn, so that really threw a wrench in the works.

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


verb /rentʃ/

to pull with a violent movement

He wrenched the gun out of her hand.

to sprain

torcer, luxar
I wrenched my shoulder moving furniture about.

(Die Übersetzung von "wrench" von PASSWORT Englisch-Spanisch-Wörterbuch © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)