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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A wrestling hold; A method of restraining someone by holding an arm firmly around their head;

Usage examples (37)
  • LETTERMAN: Have you ever put anybody in a headlock?
  • In the picture, Mr. Manson has Ms. Ross in a headlock.
  • A 17-year-old girl dragged into a crowd in a headlock.
  • Jeremy threw Singh to one side and got him in a headlock. for more
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