wringing

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İngilizce - İngilizce
present participle of wring
from Wring, v
wringing one's neck
breaking one's neck, severely injuring someone
hand wringing
A feigned exhibition of distress, usually with implied inaction or vacillating in the face of a dilemma or crisis

As noted, the confusion and hand wringing about who should do what mostly flows from a failure to clearly think through what an epidemic is and what will be demanded in response.

hand wringing
The repeated clasping or squeezing of the hands as a symptom of distress

Whisperings filled the corridors with unearthly sounds — the hand-wringing and breast-beating of the elder sisters — the sighs and sobs of the younger.

hand-wringing
Alternative spelling of hand wringing
wring
{v} to twist, turn round, squeeze, press, writhe, distort, torture, harass, distress, extort
wring
twist and press out of shape
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To distort; to pervert; to wrest
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If you wring something out of someone, you manage to make them give it to you even though they do not want to. Buyers use different ruses to wring free credit out of their suppliers = squeeze
wring
twist and compress, as if in pain or anguish; "Wring one's hand"
wring
{i} twisting or squeezing with force, extracting by force, extorting
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To writhe; to twist, as with anguish
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twist, squeeze, or compress in order to extract liquid; "wring the towels"
wring
To hold tightly and press or twist
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A writhing, as in anguish; a twisting; a griping
wring
To subject to extortion; to afflict, or oppress, in order to enforce compliance
wring
a twisting squeeze; "gave the wet cloth a wring"
wring
To twist and compress; to turn and strain with violence; to writhe; to squeeze hard; to pinch; as, to wring clothes in washing
wring
twist, squeeze, or compress in order to extract liquid; "wring the towels
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If someone wrings their hands, they hold them together and twist and turn them, usually because they are very worried or upset about something. You can also say that someone is wringing their hands when they are expressing sorrow that a situation is so bad but are saying that they are unable to change it. The Government has got to get a grip. Wringing its hands and saying it is a world problem just isn't good enough
wring
To bend or strain out of its position; as, to wring a mast
wring
twist and compress, as if in pain or anguish; "Wring one's hand" twist, squeeze, or compress in order to extract liquid; "wring the towels
wring
To squeeze or twist tightly so that liquid is forced out
wring
To extract or obtain by twisting and compressing; to squeeze or press (out); hence, to extort; to draw forth by violence, or against resistance or repugnance; usually with out or form
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Hence, to pain; to distress; to torment; to torture
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obtain by coercion or intimidation; "They extorted money from the executive by threatening to reveal his past to the company boss"; "They squeezed money from the owner of the business by threatening him"
wring
To obtain by force
wring
{f} squeeze; bend; twist; apply pressure; hold by force; behead
wringing

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    [ 'ri[ng] ] (verb.) before 12th century. Middle English, from Old English wringan; akin to Old High German ringan to struggle, Lithuanian rengtis to bend down, Old English wyrgan to strangle; more at WORRY.

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