arm-twist

arm-twist


Past participle: arm-twisting
Gerund: arm-twisted

Imperative
arm-twist
arm-twist
Present
I arm-twist
you arm-twist
he/she/it arm-twists
we arm-twist
you arm-twist
they arm-twist
Preterite
I arm-twisting
you arm-twisting
he/she/it arm-twisting
we arm-twisting
you arm-twisting
they arm-twisting
Present Continuous
I am arm-twisted
you are arm-twisted
he/she/it is arm-twisted
we are arm-twisted
you are arm-twisted
they are arm-twisted
Present Perfect
I have arm-twisting
you have arm-twisting
he/she/it has arm-twisting
we have arm-twisting
you have arm-twisting
they have arm-twisting
Past Continuous
I was arm-twisted
you were arm-twisted
he/she/it was arm-twisted
we were arm-twisted
you were arm-twisted
they were arm-twisted
Past Perfect
I had arm-twisting
you had arm-twisting
he/she/it had arm-twisting
we had arm-twisting
you had arm-twisting
they had arm-twisting
Future
I will arm-twist
you will arm-twist
he/she/it will arm-twist
we will arm-twist
you will arm-twist
they will arm-twist
Future Perfect
I will have arm-twisting
you will have arm-twisting
he/she/it will have arm-twisting
we will have arm-twisting
you will have arm-twisting
they will have arm-twisting
Future Continuous
I will be arm-twisted
you will be arm-twisted
he/she/it will be arm-twisted
we will be arm-twisted
you will be arm-twisted
they will be arm-twisted
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been arm-twisted
you have been arm-twisted
he/she/it has been arm-twisted
we have been arm-twisted
you have been arm-twisted
they have been arm-twisted
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been arm-twisted
you will have been arm-twisted
he/she/it will have been arm-twisted
we will have been arm-twisted
you will have been arm-twisted
they will have been arm-twisted
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been arm-twisted
you had been arm-twisted
he/she/it had been arm-twisted
we had been arm-twisted
you had been arm-twisted
they had been arm-twisted
Conditional
I would arm-twist
you would arm-twist
he/she/it would arm-twist
we would arm-twist
you would arm-twist
they would arm-twist
Past Conditional
I would have arm-twisting
you would have arm-twisting
he/she/it would have arm-twisting
we would have arm-twisting
you would have arm-twisting
they would have arm-twisting
Translations

arm-twist

vt (inf)jdm Daumenschrauben anlegen (fig); to arm-twist somebody into doing somethingjdn so lange unter Druck setzen, bis er/sie etw tut
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