French translation of 'wrung'
past tense of verb, past participle of verb
- of wring
Example Sentences Including 'wrung'
Bess, meanwhile, had wrung out a cloth in cold water, which she now placed on Nancy's forehead.The Witch Tree Symbol
"My father continued, my mother no doubt wrung out by the effort of speech.A Roomful of Birds - Scottish short stories 1990
George G. Sawtry extended both hands to the two men and wrung theirs, slapped their backs, beamed at them.The Five Million Dollar Prince
Trends of 'wrung'
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- [bird's neck]
tordreto wring one's hands (literal)
se tordre les mains(figurative)
se tordre les mains de désespoirto wring sb's neck (informal)
tordre le cou à qn
- (also wring out) [wet clothes, towel]
- (= obtain through pressure)
to wring sth out of sb
arracher qch à qn
Example Sentences Including 'wring'
And I'll have to sit here and wring what humour I can out of the fact that you married.INSTRUMENTS OF DARKNESS (2002)
On the morning of the third day, she was too weak to wring out the rags with which she cooled his body.AMAGANSETT (2004)
he snarled and turned away to wring out the wet shirt, vest and socks.A Roomful of Birds - Scottish short stories 1990
Translation of wrung from the Collins English to French Dictionary