Translation of "wrest" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

wrest

verb [ T + adv/prep ] uk /rest/ us /rest/

formal to get something with effort or difficulty

辛苦謀求;費力取得
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

奪取;攫取
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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