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Meaning of STRONG-ARM

Pronunciation:  strongârm

 
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 Definition: 
  1. [adj]  impelled by physical force especially against resistance; "forcible entry"; "a real cop would get physical"; "strong-arm tactics"
  2. [v]  use physical force against; "They strong-armed me when I left the restaurant"
  3. [v]  be bossy towards; "Her big brother always bullied her when she was young"
  4. [v]  handle roughly; "He was strong-armed by the policemen"
 

STRONG-ARM is a 10 letter word that starts with S.

 

 Synonyms: ballyrag, boss around, browbeat, bully, bullyrag, forceful, forcible, hector, physical, push around
 
 See Also: beat, beat up, do by, domineer, handle, intimidate, treat, tyrannise, tyrannize, work over

 

 

 

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