English-German translation for "wrest"

"wrest" German translation

wrest
[rest]transitive verb | transitives Verb v/t

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  • verdrehen, -zerren, entstellen
    wrest rare | seltenselten sense, lawet cetera, and so on | etc., und so weiter etc figurative(ly) | figurativ, in übertragenem Sinnfig
    wrest rare | seltenselten sense, lawet cetera, and so on | etc., und so weiter etc figurative(ly) | figurativ, in übertragenem Sinnfig
  • abbringen, ablenken, abbiegen
    wrest rare | seltenselten (deflect) figurative(ly) | figurativ, in übertragenem Sinnfig
    wrest rare | seltenselten (deflect) figurative(ly) | figurativ, in übertragenem Sinnfig
wrest
[rest]noun | Substantiv s

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  • Ruckmasculine | Maskulinum m
    wrest
    Zerrenneuter | Neutrum n
    wrest
    heftige Drehung
    wrest
    wrest
  • Stimmhammermasculine | Maskulinum m
    wrest musical term | MusikMUS for harpset cetera, and so on | etc., und so weiter etc
    wrest musical term | MusikMUS for harpset cetera, and so on | etc., und so weiter etc
  • Zellenwandfeminine | Femininum f
    wrest engineering | TechnikTECH on waterwheel
    wrest engineering | TechnikTECH on waterwheel
  • Schränkeisenneuter | Neutrum n
    wrest engineering | TechnikTECH on saw set
    wrest engineering | TechnikTECH on saw set

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