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Origin of arm-twisting
Words nearby arm-twisting
Definition for arm-twisting (2 of 2)
verb (used with object)
Origin of arm-twist
OTHER WORDS FROM arm-twistarm-twist·er, noun
Example sentences from the Web for arm-twisting
Enacting the landmark Civil Rights Act took a lot more than arm-twisting by Lyndon Johnson.How a Dream Became a Law: Passing the Civil Rights Act of 1964|Wendy Smith|March 31, 2014|DAILY BEAST
By that measure, if Reid wants the gun bill to pass, he has some arm-twisting to do.
He and those like him think the time is ripe for your computer to do some arm-twisting and make us better citizens.Facebook’s Organ-Donor Option Sounds Good, but Should We Be Paranoid About Privacy?|Kent Sepkowitz|May 2, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Dare say he deserved what Dreer was giving him, although I don't believe in arm-twisting.Left Tackle Thayer|Ralph Henry Barbour