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The meaning of Wrier


Wrier – definition


Using or expressing dry, especially mocking, humour.

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A wry smile

(of a person's face or features) twisted into an expression of disgust, disappointment, or annoyance.

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Aliette made a wry face, and turned away disbelieving.

(of the neck or features) distorted or turned to one side.

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A remedy for wry necks

Showing that you find a bad or difficult situation slightly amusing

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A wry smile, a wry sense of humor

Wrier translation into English

Wrier: translate from English into Chinese

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作家, 瞎, 扭歪的

Wrier: translate from English into Dutch

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Schrijfster, Scheef, Verwrongen, Verdraaid, Verkeerd, Krom getrokken

Wrier: translate from English into French

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Écrivain, Tordu, Ironique, Désabusé, Élégant

Wrier: translate from English into German

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Schreiber, Trocken, Schief, Ironisch

Wrier: translate from English into Hindi

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Wrier: translate from English into Italian

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Più scribacchino, Storto, Obliquo, Contorto

Wrier: translate from English into Korean

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작가, 찡그린, 비틀어진, 예상이 틀린, 심술궂은

Wrier: translate from English into Russian

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Писатель, Кривой, Перекошенный, Противоречивый, Искаженный, Сдержанный, Неправильный

Wrier: translate from English into Spanish

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Escritor, Torcido, Pervertido, Humor seco y burlesco

Word origin

early 16th century (in the sense ‘contorted’): from Old English wrīgian ‘tend, incline’, in Middle English ‘deviate, swerve, contort’.

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