When George good-naturedly took him at his word, Joe clinched with him and managed to get a half-nelson hold on him.
Then she got a half-nelson on Poe's "Raven" and put it out of business.
He would let her behold the grandeur of his mind, the half-nelson he had on the infinite, and the memory he had for statistics.
Twice Watson essayed the offensive; first he got a hammer lock, and then a half-nelson.
All this legislation enables you to get the half-nelson on your employer.
I had to get a half-nelson on you to pull you into the flat that night.
I remember I succeeded in getting on him what in my college days I learned was called a half-nelson.
And now Kennell, with his snakelike glide, closed in again, and Ned seized him without warning in a half-nelson.