¿Sabías que...?: ¿Cómo se dice "tuxedo" en español y por qué?
wrest / arrebatar {or} arrancar algo a algn
 
wrest   [rest]   -transitive verb
·to wrest something from somebody
·arrebatar or arrancar algo a somebody, someone
·to wrest gold from the rocks
·extraer a duras penas oro de las rocas
·to wrest a living from the soil
·vivir penosamente cultivando la tierra
·to wrest o.noun. free
·(lograr) liberarse tras grandes esfuerzos
 
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged and Audio Headword Pronunciation (Spanish) 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co Ltd. 1971,1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992,1993,1996,1997,2000,2003,2005.
Search another word or see wrest on Dictionary | Thesaurus
Word of the Day
to appear
Phrase of the Day

Travel Narrative
Primer encuentro: ¡Encantada! / My roommate: first encounter
Copyright ©  2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
About PRIVACY POLICY Terms Careers Advertise with Us Contact Us Suggest a Word Help