Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Forced away.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective obsolete Wrested away.

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  • adjective obsolete Wrested away. - Bailey

Etymologies

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As if from abstort, from Latin ab, abs + tortus, past participle of torquere to twist.

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