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Synonyms for wring
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. squeeze, wring(verb)

    a twisting squeeze

    "gave the wet cloth a wring"

    Synonyms:
    clinch, squeezing, power play, liquidity crisis, credit crunch, squeeze play, squeeze, hug

  2. contort, deform, distort, wring(verb)

    twist and press out of shape

    Synonyms:
    turn, warp, extort, strain, bend, rack, wrench, color, twist, colour, falsify, squeeze, distort, garble, deform, twine, tinge, contort, flex, change shape, change form, gouge

  3. wring, wrench(verb)

    twist and compress, as if in pain or anguish

    "Wring one's hand"

    Synonyms:
    deform, gouge, squeeze, extort, rack, twist, sprain, contort, wrick, turn, wrench, rick, distort

  4. extort, squeeze, rack, gouge, wring(verb)

    obtain by coercion or intimidation

    "They extorted money from the executive by threatening to reveal his past to the company boss"; "They squeezed money from the owner of the business by threatening him"

    Synonyms:
    pressure, crush, scud, coerce, rack, contort, thrust, press, twitch, wring from, rout, gouge, tweet, embrace, force, shove, single-foot, torment, twinge, compress, hug, wrench, contract, excruciate, extort, stuff, distort, squeeze, squash, compact, pinch, hale, mash, torture, force out, bosom, wedge, deform, squelch, constrict

  5. wring(verb)

    twist, squeeze, or compress in order to extract liquid

    "wring the towels"

    Synonyms:
    deform, gouge, squeeze, extort, rack, contort, wrench, distort

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. wring(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    twist (violently)

  2. wring(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    force, extort, wrest

  3. wring(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    harass, distress, torture, torment, pain

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