arm-wrestling Meaning in Cambridge English Dictionary
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Meaning of "arm-wrestling" - English Dictionary

arm-wrestlingnoun [U]

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a game played by two people who place the elbows (= the middle part of the arm where it bends) of one of their arms on a table, hold hands, and then try to push the other person's hand down onto the table
(Definition of arm-wrestling from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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