- 扭 [niǔ]
- （掉转; 转动） turn round:
turn one's head away; 扭过头去
He looked over his shoulder. 他扭过头来看了一下。- （拧; 旋转） twist; wrench:
twist a twig and break it; 把树枝扭断
wrench the door open; 用力把门扭开- （拧伤） sprain; wrench:
wrench a tendon; sprain a muscle; 扭了筋
sprain one's back 扭了腰- （走路时身体摇动） roll; swing:
She walks with a rolling gait. 她走路一扭一扭的。- （揪住） seize; grapple with:
The two wrestlers grappled together. 两个摔交手扭在一起。
The act or an instance of wringing; a squeeze or twist.
He came back to help his friend who had sprained an ankle.
He gave a wrench to his ankle when he jumped down.
Even from this distance, you could see the slaves writhing under their master's whip.
His whole mind was concentrated on one thing only- how to turn the tables on the enemy.