- a person or thing that wrings
- a machine or device for squeezing out water or other liquid, esp. one fitted with opposed rollers to squeeze the water from wet clothes
Origin of wringerMiddle English an oppressor
put someone through the wringer☆
Slang to subject someone to a painful or trying experience, as a harsh interrogation
One that wrings, especially a device in which laundry is pressed between rollers to extract water.