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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He set down the wine glass, grabbed her in an arm-lock and ruffled her hair.
Union leaders like Len McCluskey were all smiles, which means two things - they don't want a public row and they calculate they have Miliband in an arm-lock over leaving their block vote alone.
The bouncers then hauled Panesar back into the nightclub, holding him in an arm-lock while police were called.
Conway was forced to submit in her first-round contest when put in an arm-lock by Rasa Sraka of Slovenia, the 2010 world silver medalist.
His wins came via two ippons, the equivalent to a knockout in boxing, and three arm-lock submissions.
And when you are on the ground, your opponent is trying to strangle you, arm-lock you or pin you down.
He said Miss Adams, the first victim to be found, may have been asphyxiated by someone putting an arm-lock around her neck.
He said she could have been put in an arm-lock, with the crook of an arm around the front of her neck, or could have had something soft pushed into her face.
SIR; At the Oxford Farming Conference I was disapointed to see that both David Miliband and David Cameron have dodged the need to break the supermarket arm-lock on farmers.
Eriksson's analysis proved spot on as Crouch's headed 24th-minute flick allowed his strike partner, Michael Owen, to tease Scharner into an arm-lock that brought England the slightly fortuitous spot-kick that was tucked away by Frank Lampard.
And he frogmarched a third pensioner in an arm-lock back to bed.
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