It means kinds of persuade or force somebody to do something ? Could somebody explain this? Thank you!
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The idea is that of forcing someone into doing something by metaphorically twisting their arm:
to get someone to do what you want by making it very difficult for him or her to refuse:
- I didn’t want to go to the exhibition, but Linda twisted my arm.