German translation of wrest
- to wrest sth from sb/sth
jdm/einer Sache etw abringenleadership, title
jdm etw entreißen
Example Sentences Including 'wrest'
Pray God she could wrest the poor child from that man and his corrupting influence.Grace
It is credited with having been twisted into that shape while attempting to wrest nails from the crucifixion.MR GOLIGHTLY'S HOLIDAY (2003)
The last thing she wanted was for them to imagine they could intimidate her, or somehow wrest a little power from her.COLDHEART CANYON (2001)
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Translation of wrest from the Collins English to German Dictionary
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