Meaning of “wring” - Learner’s Dictionary


verb [ T ] uk us /rɪŋ/ (past tense and past participle wrung) (also wring out)

to twist a cloth or piece of clothing with your hands to remove water from it:

He wrung out his socks and hung them up to dry.
→ See also wring your hands

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