From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Wry \Wry\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Wried; p. pr. & vb. n.
Wrying.] [OE. wrien. See Wry, a.]
To twist; to distort; to writhe; to wrest; to vex. --Sir P.
Guests by hundreds, not one caring
If the dear host's neck were wried. --R. Browning.