Wrench

What is Wrench?

Wrench is (noun) 1. a large spanner which can be adjusted to undo various sizes of nut. monkey wrench 2. a feeling of sadness at leaving It will be a wrench to leave the old office. (verb) to twist and pull something violently She wrenched the box from his hands and ran off.

 

source: Easier English, Student Dictionary Upper Intermediate Level