- using or involving extensive or strong movement of the wrist: a wristy forehand.
Origin of wristy
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He looked actually distressed when, with a wristy movie actor's gesture of finality, I gave him the whole of a dollar bill.Down the Yellowstone
Lewis R. Freeman
- (of a player's style of hitting the ball in cricket, tennis, etc) characterized by considerable movement of the wrist
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