(also scissors hold)
A hold in which the head or other part of the opponent’s body is gripped between the legs which are then locked at the instep or ankles to apply pressure.
- He gives a gentle tug on the leg I have in a scissors hold.
- Spanky uses that opening to work over Johnny's left knee, with the usual assortment of kicks and scissors holds, and the unusual assortment of bottom rope stomps and knee drops.
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