French translation of 'monkey wrench'
Example Sentences Including 'monkey wrench'
From behind the stack of drums a wicked monkey wrench was produced, which the pilot used to unbung the drum.Snowline
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- (technical) (also monkey wrench)
clé f à molette
- (= tug)
violent mouvement m de torsion
- (British, emotional)
⇒ It was a great wrench to leave home.
C'était un crève-cœur que de quitter la maison.
- (= pull violently)
arracherto wrench sth from sb
arracher qch à qn
⇒ Two men wrenched the suitcase from his hand.
Deux hommes lui arrachèrent la valise de la main.to wrench sth away
arracher qchto wrench sth out of sb's hand
arracher qch des mains de qnto wrench sth open
tirer sur qch avec force et l'ouvrir
⇒ I wrenched the door open.
Je tirai sur la porte avec force et l'ouvris.to wrench o.s. free
se dégagerto wrench o.s. from
se dégager de
- (= twist) [ankle, knee, arm]
Example Sentences Including 'wrench'
There was no mistaking the queer internal wrench they had felt.The Complete Stories Volume 2
I fetched the tools; Nortier did the strong arm stuff with the jack and the wrench.Skorpion's Death
The warmth of that buoyed Amy up through the wrench of parting.The White Dove
Translation of monkey wrench from the Collins English to French Dictionary