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Meaning of "wriest" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF WRIEST

wriest  [ˈraɪɪst] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF WRIEST

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Wriest is an adjective.
The adjective is the word that accompanies the noun to determine or qualify it.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH WRIEST


craziest
ˈkreɪzɪɪst
deadliest
ˈdedlɪɪst
driest
ˈdraɪɪst
earliest
ˈɜːlɪɪst
friendliest
ˈfrendlɪɪst
funniest
ˈfʌnɪɪst
healthiest
ˈhelθɪɪst
heaviest
ˈhevɪɪst
hobbyist
ˈhɒbɪɪst
holiest
ˈhəʊlɪɪst
horniest
ˈhɔːnɪɪst
lobbyist
ˈlɒbɪɪst
riskiest
ˈrɪskɪɪst
sexiest
ˈseksɪɪst
shiest
ˈʃaɪɪst
skinniest
ˈskɪnɪɪst
sliest
ˈslaɪɪst
sunniest
ˈsʌnɪɪst
tastiest
ˈteɪstɪɪst
wryest
ˈraɪɪst

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE WRIEST

wrick
wried
wrier
wries
wriggle
wriggler
wriggly
wright
wring
wring together
wringer
wringing
wringing wet
wrinkle
wrinkled
wrinkleless
wrinklies
wrinkly
wrist
wrist joint

WORDS THAT END LIKE WRIEST

angriest
archpriest
assistant priest
at the earliest
chariest
cheeriest
chief priest
eeriest
furriest
goriest
hairiest
high priest
hungriest
merriest
parish priest
priest
scariest
shimmeriest
sorriest
spriest
veriest

Synonyms and antonyms of wriest in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

SYNONYMS OF «WRIEST»

The following words have a similar or identical meaning as «wriest» and belong to the same grammatical category.
synonyms of wriest

Translation of «wriest» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF WRIEST

Find out the translation of wriest to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of wriest from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «wriest» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

wriest
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

wriest
570 millions of speakers

English

wriest
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

wriest
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

wriest
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

wriest
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

wriest
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

wriest
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

wriest
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Wriest
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

wriest
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

wriest
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

wriest
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Wriest
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

wriest
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

wriest
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

कुत्री
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

wriest
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

wriest
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

wriest
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

wriest
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

wriest
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

wriest
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

wriest
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

wriest
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

wriest
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of wriest

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «WRIEST»

The term «wriest» is used very little and occupies the 168.232 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «WRIEST» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about wriest

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «WRIEST»

Discover the use of wriest in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to wriest and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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The funeral of the mass; or, The mass dead and buried [tr. ...
Of the Christian 5Do£lrine, ch. i2. and elsewhere,) tranilate it, — and he was a Wriest. So that though the Hebrew Particle used by Moses do sometimes signify [ for] ; yet since th at both its proper and common Signification is [and] ; and that ...
David Derodon, 1726
2
Flannery O'Connor and the Mystery of Love
... to the dreamer. Comic dream speaks to eschatological vision, for folly is one way of reaching the Omega. The wise person discerns the ways of God with clarity and can meet judgment with confidence. The fool, who. first. Wriest. Things . m.
‎1999
3
The second volume of miscellaneous works. Containing A key ...
... in English $ and this Boy one Holy-day -Morning, went along with some of my Gentlemen to fee the Curiosities of so renjirkable a. City, and all of ' them them at last went into Notredame Church, as the Priest. and. an. Irifli. Wriest. 45.
George Villiers (2nd duke of Buckingham.), Thomas Brown, 1705
4
An Etymological Dictionary of the Scottish Language: ...
Lyndsay, S- P. R. ii. 43. “ He, going through Aberdeen,— unhappily wrested his coat or leg.” Spalding's Troubles, i. 287. Like E. wrest, from A. S. wraest-an, intorquere. WRIEST, .r. 1. A writhe or twist; in reference to the mode of tuning a musical ...
John Jamieson, 1808
5
Dream Again
It's the watch on your wriest As I imagined it holding tight on your wriest, I thought of the day we shall be married. Close together we shall be like clue on paper. I gazed at the earrings on your ears, Then something came in my mind. Time shall  ...
Paul Tshuma, 2010
6
A body of practical divinity consisting of above one hundred ...
Quest, ttlat are the Qualifications of our Quest. What cloth Christ in the Work of Intercessor ? Intercession? Re/p. i. He is holy, Heb. 7. z6. For such Resp. Three Things. Mft Web Wriest became us, •who is holy, unde- 1. He presents the Merit of ...
Thomas Watson, 1741
7
The Oxford Dictionary of American Usage and Style
For an interesting mistake involving this word, see retch. wrier; wriest. See wry. wring. A. Inflection: wring > wrung > wrung. The past-tense and past- participial forms of wring ( = to squeeze or twist) are sometimes erroneously written rung ...
Bryan A. Garner, 2000
8
The Secret of Evil
Memories of a return to the native land. Argentine writers as gangsters. Zombie schlock as allegory... The various pieces in the posthumous Secret of Evil extend the intricate, single web that is the work of Roberto Bolano.
Roberto Bolaño, 2012
9
Around India in 80 Trains
A riotous tour of India by train and a stunning debut by a young writer with verve and style.
Monica Rajesh, 2012
10
Galaxy Alliance
When Allan did not move, he said, “Hey, boy, are you hard of hearing? I said to get over here, now!” Daggen demanded as he pushed a button on his wriest. As he saw Allan's body start to bounce around from the electricity running through his ...
Allan D. Risa, 2011

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «WRIEST»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term wriest is used in the context of the following news items.
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Chris Buescher wins in thrilling finish at Iowa Speedway
Robert Gray wriest for the NASCAR Wire Service. Purchase NASCAR Tickets. facebook; twitter; googleplus; tumblr; pinterest. Email. Gmail; Yahoo Mail; Outlook ... «SportingNews.com, May 15»
2
Arm knitting creates fashionable, fast gifts with just yarn and arms …
With your left hand, pull the stitch at your right wriest off of your right hand. Take the loop now in your right hand and put it on your left arm. This is your first stitch! «The Plain Dealer - cleveland.com, Nov 14»
3
Winner will play Jo-Wilfried Tsonga or Pablo Carreno Busta
The wriest of smiles of Kuznetsov at the start of the game, as if to say: "When they said he was good..." But the Russian packs a punch into that wiry frame of his ... «BBC Sport, Aug 14»
4
How Robin Williams inspired me to teach
I remember another teacher (Geoffrey Day, one of the wisest and wriest people you could put into a classroom, now embarking on a well-earned retirement) who ... «Telegraph.co.uk, Aug 14»
5
Orphan Black Refresher: 5 Key Questions To Remember Before …
And it's all topped off with the wriest of dark humor. You'll find yourself laughing, gasping and grasping at plot strands sometimes all within the same scene. «Cinema Blend, Apr 14»
6
Meet US Snowboarder Kaitlyn Farrington as she goes for halfpipe …
Five wriest surgeries have not deterred Farrington who became the first women to land a 900, and she has already used that maneuver in Sochi. Teter: Read ... «Tireball.Com Sports Media, Feb 14»
7
Justin Bieber Gets Selena Gomez Matching Tattoo
Is it because the tattoo resembles the one on Selena's wriest? We know it is a long shot, considering they are both musicians, but why delete the photo? «Fanlala, Jan 14»
8
Back to Film as It Once Was
Artistically, however, it's a comfortable fit with some of the brightest comedies—the brightest/bleakest/wriest comedies—he's ever done. The centerpiece is Cate ... «Wall Street Journal, Dec 13»
9
Art for the public
The wriest, he says was from an old man, who wondered what had gone wrong with the new generation. “Art is reactionary work. The space that engages me ... «The Hindu, Sep 13»
10
Why Comedy Is Truer to Life Than Tragedy
... Waugh or the melancholy musicals of Stephen Sondheim—or the G Minor Symphony—it tells the truth about life with the wriest and most rueful of smiles. «Wall Street Journal, Aug 12»

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