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wring

verb [T]     /rɪŋ/ (wrung)
to hold something tightly with both hands and twist it by turning your hands in opposite directions 拧;绞 Bending, twisting and curving
( also wring out) to twist a cloth or piece of clothing with your hands to remove water from it 拧干,绞干(布或衣服) She wrung out the shirt and hung it out to dry. 她拧干衬衫并挂到外面晾干。 Bending, twisting and curving
wring sth's neck
to kill a bird or other animal by twisting and breaking its neck 拧断(鸟或其他动物的)脖子;掐死 KillingMurder and attempted murder
(Definition of wring from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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