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twists one's arm

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present tense third-person singular of twist one's arm

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to cause (a person) to give in to pressure
  • I'm always up for going out—you don't have to twist my arm!

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“Twists one's arm.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/twists%20one%27s%20arm. Accessed 25 Nov. 2020.

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