Wring

What is Wring?

Wring is (verb) 1. to twist something, especially to get water out of it Wring the face cloth (dry) after you have used it. He wrung out his shirt before putting it to dry. 2. to wring information from someone to manage to get information with difficulty The police managed to wring a confession out of him.

 

source: Easier English, Student Dictionary Upper Intermediate Level