Synonyms of wrest in English:

wrest

verb

  • he tried to wrest the broom from Angela's grasp
    wrench, snatch, seize, grab, take by force, remove by force, force, prise, peel, pluck, tear, rip, heave, twist, tug, pull, jerk, dislodge;
    North American pry
    informal yank
  • Definition of wrest in:

    Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

    Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

    Word of the day rebuff
    Pronunciation: rɪˈbʌf
    verb
    reject (someone or something) in an abrupt manner…