Indian wrestlingIndian wrestling
- a contest in which two standing persons, each placing a foot alongside the other's corresponding foot and grasping a hand of the other, try to force each other off balance
Origin of Indian wrestlingfrom Indian (adjective)
- A form of wrestling in which two opponents, lying supine in reversed position, lock their adjacent arms, raise and lock their adjacent legs, and attempt to force the other's leg down.
- A form of wrestling in which two opponents stand facing each other with usually right hands interlocked and the outsides of their adjacent feet set together and attempt to unbalance each other.
- See arm wrestling.
- Present participle of Indian wrestle.