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what does it mean



uyumlu
Turkey

what does it mean
 
what does wrenched away mean ?
 
But then he wrenched away, abruplty putting inches between us.
 
İn this sentence does it mean go away?

9 Aug 2010      



franknbea
United Kingdom

Hi Uyumlu,
In this sentence it means to pull away violently.
To pull away with a twisting motion.
A wrench is a tool used to tighten pipes so that it turns as it tightens.
 
I hope this helps.
 

9 Aug 2010     



uyumlu
Turkey

thank you

9 Aug 2010