arm-twisting
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arm-twisting
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (colloquial)
a.
it took a bit of arm-twisting, but I got him to agreetuve que apretarle las clavijas un poco, pero logré que cediese
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arm-twisting [ˈɑːmˌtwɪstɪŋ]
noun
presión (f)
after a little bit of arm-twisting, the assembly approved a $56 billion budget No amount of arm-twisting is likely to make China give up Tibet
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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