wring

wring [ ring ]
 noun, intransitive verb, transitive verb ]
 MEANING :
 1. (tr. v.) to squeeze, twist or compress to extract liquid
2. (tr. v.) to forcibly twist or wrench
3. (tr. v.) to shake someone's hand
4. (tr. v.) to obtain by force
5. (intr. v.) to squirm
6. (n.) a twist or the act of squeezing
 USAGE EXAMPLE 1 :
 Every day the maid would wring out the water from the washed clothes and then hang them out to dry.
 USAGE EXAMPLE 2 :
 He is now beginning a fresh effort to wring concessions from China.

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