Simple Definition of arm–twisting
: the act of using pressure to make people do things that they do not want to do
Full Definition of arm–twisting
: the use of direct personal pressure in order to achieve a desired end <for all the arm–twisting, the … vote on the measure was unexpectedly tight — Newsweek>
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