wrench - definition and synonyms


Your browser doesn’t support HTML5 audio

  1. 1
    [singular] a strong movement of pulling and twisting something

    She felt a wrench on her shoulders as he pulled her down.

  2. 2
    [singular] a feeling of sadness caused by leaving a place or a person that you love, or by hearing sad or shocking news

    It was quite a wrench leaving that house and beautiful garden.