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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A twisting squeeze, often used in order to extract liquid.

Usage examples (39)
  • wring out the towel if it falls in the water.
  • wring one's hand
  • wring the towels
  • Gave the wet cloth a wring for more
Tutoring comment
  • Another word that sounds like "wring" which means to squeeze with a twisting motion, is "ring" which is jewelry worn on the hand or the sound of a bell.
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