The part of a sleeve or glove that encircles the wrist.(noun)
To shoot (a puck) by making a wrist shot.(verb-transitive)
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Use "wrist" in a sentence
"Maybe an elastic around your wrist is a good solution for you."
"And I played volleyball for so many hours that my wrist is all bruised greenish blue now, four days later."
"So even this very mild slap on the wrist is a little unjust."