Meaning of strong-arm
Pronunciation: (strông'ärm", strong'-), [key]
- using, involving, or threatening the use of physical force or violence to gain an objective: strong-arm methods.
- to use violent methods upon; assault.
- to rob by force.
- to coerce by threats or intimidation; bully: They strong-armed me into voting for the plan.
- strong-arm (Thesaurus)