Last modified on 17 December 2014, at 20:16

wristy

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From wrist +‎ -y.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

wristy (comparative wristier, superlative wristiest)

  1. Characterised by marked or exaggerated movement of the wrist; involving deft wrist movements.
    • 2000, JG Ballard, Super-Cannes, Fourth Estate 2011, p. 321:
      I walked Jane down to the drive and watched her as she reversed, admiring her wristy gear changes.