Definition of wristy in English:

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wristy

Pronunciation: /ˈristē/

adjective

Tennis
(Of a stroke) performed using a pronounced movement of the wrist: he uses a fast, wristy swing to hit his forehand
More example sentences
  • Laxman is a hesitant starter but a quick flurry of wristy strokes changed the tempo of the innings.
  • Hewitt wastes no time pressing home his advantage, finishing his service game with a wristy winner from the baseline.
  • I'm usually kind of wristy with my stroke, and putting can be a weak part of my game.

Words that rhyme with wristy

ballistae, Christie, Corpus Christi, misty, twisty

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Syllabification: wrist·y

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