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General dictionaries General (32 matching dictionaries)
  1. wring: Oxford Dictionaries [home, info]
  2. wring: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  3. wring: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  4. wring: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  5. wring: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  6. wring: Merriam-Webster's Online Dictionary, 11th Edition [home, info]
  7. Wring, wring: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. wring: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. Wring: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. wring: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. wring: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  12. wring: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  13. wring: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  14. wring: Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  15. wring: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  16. wring: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  17. wring: Cambridge International Dictionary of Idioms [home, info]
  18. Wring: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  19. wring: Cambridge International Dictionary of Phrasal Verbs [home, info]
  20. Wring: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  21. wring: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  22. wring: Rhymezone [home, info]
  23. Wring: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  24. wring: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  25. wring: All About Homonyms [home, info]
  26. wring: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  27. wring: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  28. wring: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  29. wring: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  30. wring: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (1 matching dictionary)
  1. wring: Legal dictionary [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. wring: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. WRING: Acronym Finder [home, info]
  2. wring: Idioms [home, info]

Slang dictionaries Slang (1 matching dictionary)
  1. wring: Urban Dictionary [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (wring)

noun:  a twisting squeeze ("Gave the wet cloth a wring")
verb:  twist and compress, as if in pain or anguish ("Wring one's hand")
verb:  twist, squeeze, or compress in order to extract liquid ("Wring the towels")
verb:  twist and press out of shape
verb:  obtain by coercion or intimidation

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Phrases that include wring:   wring ones withers

Words similar to wring:   contort, deform, distort, extort, gouge, rack, squeeze, wrench, wringing, wrung, more...


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