Meaning of “wrench” - Learner’s Dictionary


noun uk us /renʃ/
SADNESS [ no plural ]

a situation in which you are very sad because you have to leave someone or something:

She found leaving home a real wrench.
TOOL [ C ] US (UK spanner)

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

(Definition of “wrench noun” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)