Definitions For Wrench


  • A hand tool that is used to hold or twist a nut or bolt
  • A jerky pulling movement
  • A sharp strain on muscles or ligaments
  • A tool consisting of a handle with one end designed to hold, twist, or turn an object (such as a bolt or nut)
  • A violent twisting or pulling movement
  • Something unpleasant that happens and that causes you to feel emotional pain


  • Twist suddenly so as to sprain
  • Twist and compress, as if in pain or anguish
  • Twist or pull violently or suddenly, especially so as to remove (something) from that to which it is attached or from where it originates
  • Make a sudden twisting motion
  • To twist and pull with a sudden violent motion
  • To injure (a part of your body) by making a violent twisting motion
  • To take (something) by using force

Is Wrench a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Wrench is worth 14 points in Scrabble and 15 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Wrench in a Sentence

  • I tried to wrench free from his grip.
  • I tried to wrench myself free from his grip.
  • He wrenched his back when he tried to lift a heavy box.
  • It was a wrench to say goodbye to all my friends.
  • With a sharp wrench of the hammer I pulled the nail from the board

Synonyms for Wrench

Antonyms for Wrench

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