arm wrestling

noun

Definition of arm wrestling

  1. :  a form of wrestling in which two opponents sit face to face gripping usually their right hands, set corresponding elbows firmly on a surface (such as a tabletop), and attempt to force each other's arm down —called also Indian wrestling

1899

First Known Use of arm wrestling

1899


ARM WRESTLING Defined for English Language Learners

arm wrestling

noun

Definition of arm wrestling for English Language Learners

  • : a contest in which two people sit facing each other and join usually their right hands together and then try to force each other's arm down


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