to subject to arm-twisting: The unions arm-twisted the government into negotiating by threatening widespread strikes.
- arm-twister, noun
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How to use arm-twist in a sentence
Then he felt the hand which held his knife arm twist the wrist and forced it inward to his body.El Diablo | Brayton Norton