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arm-twisting

noun

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the use of power to impose one's will on another
  • it took some arm-twisting, but they eventually agreed to make a donation

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arm-twisting

verb
present participle of arm-twist

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The first known use of arm-twisting was in 1924

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“Arm-twisting.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/arm-twisting. Accessed 20 Sep. 2021.

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