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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
 
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