What does the word wrist mean?

Usage examples for wrist

  1. Despite his size and weight he was as swift and graceful as a dancing master, and the power of his wrist was wonderful. – The Hunters of the Hills by Joseph Altsheler
  2. " Well, I suppose I must go," sighed Upton; and as he held out his wrist to have his pulse felt, he addressed a few words to the doctor. – The Fortunes Of Glencore by Charles James Lever
  3. But as she twisted herself out of his arms, he caught her by the wrist. – The Golden Silence by C. N. Williamson and A. M. Williamson