wrest translate to Mandarin Chinese: Cambridge Dictionary
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Translation of "wrest" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

wrest

verb [T + adv/prep]
 
 
/rest/
formal to get something with effort or difficulty
辛苦谋求;费力取得
The shareholders are planning to wrest control of the company (away) from the current directors.
股东们正在计划从现任董事们手中夺取公司的控制权。
Getting, receiving and acceptingCapturing or taking possession of things
to violently pull something away from someone
夺取;攫取
He wrested the letter from my grasp.
他从我手中夺走了那封信。
Pulling
Translations of “wrest”
in Chinese (Traditional) 辛苦謀求, 費力取得, 奪取…
(Definition of wrest from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website
Word of the Day

chestnut

a large tree with leaves divided into five parts and large round nuts that can be eaten

Word of the Day

In London but at the station: prepositions for talking about travel
In London but at the station: prepositions for talking about travel
by Liz Walter,
September 02, 2015
Several readers have asked for information on prepositions, so I will start with a blog post that looks at an area where they are really important: travel. The first thing to remember is that we use to (and not ‘in’) after the verb go: We are going to London. I went to

Read More 

parklet noun
parklet noun
August 31, 2015
a public outdoor space that may be associated with a local business but where anyone can sit Pop-up cafes in NY are what’s actually called parklets in many other places around the country.

Read More