Examples of headlock in a Sentence
He had me in a headlock.
Recent Examples of headlock from the Web
Iuliucci used a takedown and headlock to register a near fall, tying the score at 7-7 early in the third period.
Betty Grammer and two men were painting a house in Fairway when Franklin Grammer walked up, grabbed her in a headlock and shot her.
Bjelica put Afflalo into a headlock, and coaches and security personnel from both teams rushed onto the court to stop the fracas.
Afflalo pushed Bjelica back a few times and then took a full swing at Bjelica who then put Afflalo in a headlock in a response to try to stop Affalo.
Hart made Hemstad handcuff his own hand to a bench, and, without provocation, Hooker put the inmate into a headlock and sprayed him with pepper spray, the suit said.
That's when Mary put the sheep in a headlock and an adult stepped in.
On numerous occasions, Filner trapped her in his infamous headlock and tried to kiss her.
Minicus is alleged to have put a New Canaan juvenile in a headlock and punched him a dozen times in the face.
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Definition of headlock for English Language Learners
: a method of holding someone by putting your arm around the person's head
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