Twist your arm

Submitted by BreezyDay on Sat, 12/01/2019 - 01:35

Idiomatic translations of "Twist your arm"

twist someone’s arm
Twist my arm

Meanings of "Twist your arm"


Same as "twist someone's arm" added by St. Sol. I'm making this entry to ensure that song examples are loaded.

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"Twist your arm" in lyrics

Rashed AlMajid - Mashkalny - مشكلني Problems

I adviced you, wish you would listen to my advice
اذا نصحتك يا ريت تسمعني و تراعي
do not complain now and twist your arm
لا تشتكيلي هلي لا تلوي ذراعي

Alfred de Musset - Recollection

You will then exclaim that life is but a dream,
and twist your arm as if emerging from slumber
and feel strong discontent at the brevity

Chico Buarque - My Chorus

The chorus that I make is for you to know
That I won't give in [fn]Dar o braço a torcer translates as "to let someone twist your arm", but means "to give in".[/fn]
Quit enchanting me

Sixx:A.M. - Hyperventilate

Because your desire cause you harm
Doesn't want the devil twist your arm
Do you run away or do you face it?

Bing Crosby and Louis Armstrong - Gone Fishin'

Gone fishin' by a shady wady pool. (Shangri-la, really la.)
I'm wishin' I could be that kind of fool. (Shall I twist your arm?)[fn]See idioms "twist someone's arm" and "(To) twist someone's arm".[/fn]
I'd say no more work for mine. (Welcome to the club.)