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wrest
British English: /rɛst/
American English: /rɛst/

Translation of wrest in Italian:

noun

  • 2 (History, Music)
    chiave (feminine) per accordare strumenti musicali

transitive verb

  • (all contexts)
    from somebody a qualcuno
    to wrest something from somebody's hands
    strappare qualcosa dalle mani di qualcuno

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