wrist wrestling

noun

Definition of wrist wrestling

: a form of arm wrestling in which opponents interlock thumbs instead of gripping hands

First Known Use of wrist wrestling

1968, in the meaning defined above

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“Wrist wrestling.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/wrist%20wrestling. Accessed 17 Oct. 2021.

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