toggle menu
1000+ books
Go to Book

used in The Merchant of Venice

only 1 use
(click/touch triangles for details)
obtain with difficult effort or force
  • And, I beseech you, Wrest once the law to your authority; To do a great right do a little wrong, And curb this cruel devil of his will.
    4.1 — Act 4 Scene 1 — Venice. A court of justice (47% in)

There are no more uses of "wrest" in The Merchant of Venice.

Typical Usage  (best examples)
Dictionary / pronunciation — Google®Dictionary list —®