Translation of "wrest" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

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wrestverb [ T + adv/prep ]

uk /rest/ us /rest/

formal to get something with effort or difficulty

The shareholders are planning to wrest control of the company (away) from the current directors. 股東正在計劃從現任董事手中奪取公司的控制權。

to violently pull something away from someone

He wrested the letter from my grasp. 他從我手中奪走了那封信。

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

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