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Definition of Wrist

Wrist

  1. The joint, or the region of the joint, between the hand and the arm; the carpus. See Carpus.
  2. A stud or pin which forms a journal; -- also called wrist pin.

Wrist Quotations

Growing up, I was a target. Speaking the right way, standing the right way, holding your wrist the right way. Every day was a test, and there were a thousand ways to fail, a thousand ways to betray yourself, to not live up to someone else's standards of what was accepted, of what was normal.
Wentworth Miller

Why slap them on the wrist with feather when you can belt them over the head with a sledgehammer.
Katharine Hepburn

When I came to New York and I opened the window of the thirty-fifth-floor apartment, there's light pollution and fog, and I couldn't see my star. So I drew it on my wrist with a pen, but it kept washing away. Then I went to a tattoo parlor on Second Avenue and had it done.
Gisele Bundchen

One really beautiful wrist motion, that is synchronised with your head and heart, and you have it. It looks as if it were born in a minute.
Helen Frankenthaler

I got this Jesus tattoo on my wrist when I was 18 because I know that it's always going to be a part of me. When I'm playing, it's staring right back at me, saying, 'Remember where you came from.'
Katy Perry
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Wrist Translations

wrist in Dutch is pols, handwortel
wrist in French is poignet
wrist in German is Handgelenk, Handgelenks, Handgelenk
wrist in Italian is polso
wrist in Portuguese is pulso
wrist in Swedish is handled
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