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Dictionary entry overview: What does arm-twisting mean?
• ARM-TWISTING (noun)
The noun ARM-TWISTING has 1 sense:
1. persuasion by the use of direct personal pressure
Familiarity information: ARM-TWISTING used as a noun is very rare.
Dictionary entry details
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Persuasion by the use of direct personal pressure
Nouns denoting communicative processes and contents
some gentle arm-twisting produced the desired result / no amount of arm-twisting will get me to agree
Hypernyms ("arm-twisting" is a kind of...):
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