wrest

Wrest


– definition :

  • (verb)
    1. obtain by seizing forcibly or violently, also metaphorically (context:contact)


– Sample : “wrest”

  • wrest a meaning from the old text
  • wrest power from the old government
  • wrest the knife from his hands
wrest

wrist joint

Wrist joint


– definition :

  • (noun)
    1. a joint between the distal end of the radius and the proximal row of carpal bones (context:body)

wrist joint

write-off

Write-off


– definition :

  • (noun)
    1. the act of cancelling from an account a bad debt or a worthless asset (context:act)
    2. (accounting) reduction in the book value of an asset (context:possession)

write-off

written report

Written report


– definition :

  • (noun)
    1. a written document describing the findings of some individual or group (context:communication)


– Sample : “written report”

  • this accords with the recent study by Hill and Dale
written report

wtv

Wtv


– definition :

  • (noun)
    1. a tumor virus transmitted by leafhoppers (context:animal)

wtv

wynnea

Wynnea


– definition :

  • (noun)
    1. a genus of fungi belonging to the family Sarcoscyphaceae (context:plant)

wynnea

wretchedly

Wretchedly


– definition :

  • (adverb)
    1. in a wretched manner (context:all)


– Sample : “wretchedly”

  • I can’t remember who I am,’ I said, wretchedly
wretchedly