wrenchlike

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

wrench +‎ -like

Adjective[edit]

wrenchlike (comparative more wrenchlike, superlative most wrenchlike)

  1. Resembling or characteristic of a wrench (gripping tool).
    • 2007, Simon Wood, Paying the Piper (page 309)
      Scott's foot connected with the side of his head, dislodging his wrenchlike grip. The sheriff fell back into the ditch holding his nose.