Translation of "wring" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

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wringverb [ T ]

uk /rɪŋ/ us /rɪŋ/ wrung, wrung

to hold something tightly with both hands and twist it by turning your hands in opposite directions


also wring out to twist a cloth or piece of clothing with your hands to remove water from it

She wrung out the shirt and hung it out to dry. 她擰乾襯衫並掛到外面晾乾。
wring sth's neck

to kill a bird or other animal by twisting and breaking its neck


(Translation of “wring” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)