Wrench, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Wrenched (?); p. pr. & vb. n. Wrenching.] [OE. wrenchen, AS. wrencan to deceive, properly, to twist, from wrenc guile, deceit, a twisting. . See Wrench, n.]
1. To pull with a twist; to wrest, twist, or force by violence.
Wrench his sword from him.Shak.
Forthwith this frame of mine was wrenchedColeridge.
With a woeful agony.
2. To strain; to sprain; hence, to distort; to pervert.
You wrenched your foot against a stone.Swift.
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