wrest translate to Traditional Chinese: Cambridge Dictionary

Translation of "wrest" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary


verb [T + adv/prep]
formal to get something with effort or difficulty
The shareholders are planning to wrest control of the company (away) from the current directors.
Getting, receiving and acceptingCapturing or taking possession of things
to violently pull something away from someone
He wrested the letter from my grasp.
Translations of “wrest”
in Chinese (Simplified) 辛苦谋求, 费力取得, 夺取…
(Definition of wrest from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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