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Origin of wrist
Words nearby wrist
Example sentences from the Web for wrist
Second baseman Starlin Castro is out until October with a broken wrist.
Six months later, it’s time to focus on our hurting necks, wrists, forearms, shoulders, backs, eyesight, and so on.
It has a five-day battery life, and the low-profile wrist band is waterproof and comfortable.
Many people already fear that smart assistants like Amazon’s own Alexa are already listening to everything they say, which makes the prospect of strapping a dedicated listening device to your wrist all day seem dubious.Amazon’s new fitness tracker listens to your voice to figure out your mood|Stan Horaczek|September 2, 2020|Popular Science
You can adjust the size if you want to use them as wrist weights, allowing for a more heavy duty arm workout.
Clad in a blue, striped button-down, a silver watch adorning his left wrist, Huckabee beams on the cover.Huckabee 2016: Bend Over and Take It Like a Prisoner!|Olivia Nuzzi|January 8, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Rather than downing a handful of pills, I planned to take my life by opening a vein in each wrist.Dear Leelah, We Will Fight On For You: A Letter to a Dead Trans Teen|Parker Molloy|January 1, 2015|DAILY BEAST
While that might just seem like a slap on the wrist compared to the cost of insurance, the penalty increases every year.Think You’re Invincible? Here’s Why Open Enrollment Matters|DailyBurn|November 16, 2014|DAILY BEAST
A scar marks her right wrist where the bullet hit her eight months ago.
He also was diagnosed with “head, neck, wrist and back injuries – and the biggest was TBI, or traumatic brain injury.”
Just try it once, and you'll see how ingenious it is—only one must be careful not to throw out the elbow in turning out the wrist.
At present she is throwing her whole weight upon my wrist, which I hope will get limber under it!
Phœbe Chiffinch, breathless, is holding Alice Arden's wrist with a firm grasp.Checkmate|Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu
Like lightning he turned and seized by the wrist a man who had already opened the bag and laid hold of some of its contents.The Garret and the Garden|R.M. Ballantyne
He wears a real pearl stud and a good signet ring; also a gold wrist watch, face broken and hands stopped at seven-fifteen.Dope|Sax Rohmer
British Dictionary definitions for wrist
- See wrist pin
- a joint in which a wrist pin forms the pivot
Word Origin for wrist
Medical definitions for wrist
Idioms and Phrases with wrist
see slap on the wrist.