Verb arm-twist Definition and Examples



Definition as verb:


arm-twist (third-person singular simple present arm-twists, present participle arm-twisting, simple past and past participle arm-twisted)

  1. To use personal pressure to persuade
  2. To use political pressure to gain support

More definition: subject to arm-twisting, The unions arm-twisted the government into negotiating by threatening widespread strikes.

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