Definitions

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  • n. A joint lock directed at the ankle, knee, or hip joint.

Etymologies

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leg + lock

Examples

  • Until the public demands that politicians streamline regulatory road blocks, use modern private business efficiencies and allow private enterprise to construct and maintain public projects, we will stay in a self-imposed figure-four leglock.

    Public Works Compete With Other Beneficial Goals

  • Not only were both Superstars champions in NWA and WWE, but both also sported bright blond hair, bronzed skin, and an affinity for the figure-four leglock.

    WWE Championship

  • Following some outside interference by newcomer Razor Ramon, Flair was able to cinch in his figure-four leglock.

    WWE Championship

  • So too were the first Republics of spring, a sign surer than any that winter's vicious figure four leglock has been broken:

    Aftermath: The Calm After the Storm

  • It was a pretty good match which saw MVP tap out to Ric Flair's figure four leglock.

    2008 WWE Royal Rumble Review

  • One woman looked like she had Buckwheat stuck in a leglock.

    Are You There, Vodka? It’s Me, Chelsea

  • When Young tried to help Moolah out, Jarrett put Young into the figure four leglock.

    Mae Young

  • Jarrett squashed Jacqueline, choked her with the ring ropes, forced her to submit with the figure four leglock, and broke a guitar over her head.

    Jackie Moore ,part 3

  • Former UFC champion Vitor Belfort stopped Anthony Johnson with a first-round submission, and Rousimar Palhares beat Mike Massenzio with a first-round leglock.

    The Seattle Times

  • Nearly a year ago, he importuned the referee to intervene when Nate Marquardt slid out of a leglock in the first round -- he believed somehow that the action could miraculously be stopped for an on-the-spot investigation -- and it cost him a face full of punches and a TKO loss.

    SI.com

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