armlock

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arm·lock

 (ärm′lŏk′)
n.
A hold in wrestling and martial arts in which the opponent's arm is immobilized, often by flexing or extending the opponent's elbow or shoulder joint.

armlock

(ˈɑːmˌlɒk) wrestling
n
a hold in which an opponent's arm is gripped in such a manner that it cannot be moved. This is often used with the intention of forcing the opponent into submission.
vb (tr)
to grip a person's arm in such a manner that it cannot be moved
Translations

armlock

[ˈɑːmˈlɒk] Nllave f de brazo
to hold sb in an armlockinmovilizar a algn con una llave
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Plus, Pomerantz gave him a real battle right from the start, which finally ended when he executed that arm bar for the pin.
Brazil's Silva (6-1) transitioned from his guard position and isolated Suzuki's (17-1) left arm for an arm bar, forcing the Japanese to tap 1:22 into the first round of their strawweight division fight.
We will have an Arm Bar, which serves clean food options, tailored for those on strict Paleo, or high-protein diets, offering fresh and healthy ingredients.
Rousey took the first meeting with Tate during their tenure in Strikeforce back in March 2012, scoring a submission win via arm bar 4:27 into the first round as a 4/1 favorite.
The arm bar submission wins and recently Rousey's standups wins are the main proof that she really has a dark side to her.
The win was as spectacular as the golden effort of the 23-year-old Ramirez, who, despite being pinned underneath by Onanong Saengsirichok of Thailand in the 60kg finale, was able to submit her rival with a cutting arm bar before time expired to the dismay of the hometown crowd at Patong Central Beach.
Roberts didn't have it all his own way and showed great heart to battle out of several slick submission attempts from the tricky Spaniard, in particular a nail-biting arm bar attempt in the first.
And when an MACP practitioner performs a straight arm bar, he captures the enemy's wrist and upper arm by crossing his arms in front of his chest or grabbing the opponent's wrist and squeezing his thighs together, which is similar to the standing double middle block kata, in which the thighs are also squeezed together, the pelvis is brought forward to be used as a fulcrum against the enemy's elbow, and the arms are crossed in front of the chest.
Officer Farrell then guided him to the ground with an arm bar and handcuffed him.
He'd greet us at breakfast not with a handshake, but rather a sleeper hold or an arm bar.
In the first contest, Clist came out on top by submitting Long with a first-round arm bar.
Shamhal Kerimov defeated Abbas Zahiri by arm bar submission in 55seconds of the first round.