from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun fencing movement of the hand without movement of the arm


Sorry, no etymologies found.


Help support Wordnik (and make this page ad-free) by adopting the word wristwork.


  • Okay, he isn't as sexy as his wristwork but stylish he is for sure, and he has the still-gorgeous Sangeeta Bijlani by his side.

    The Telegraph - Calcutta (Kolkata) - Frontpage

  • His first four boundaries were delicate, tapping the ball lightly with deft wristwork and helping it on its way square of the wicket on both sides.

    Cricinfo news from Cricinfo

  • Footwork combined with wristwork as the Sri Lankan, adjusting to the trajectory and length, coaxed the ball through the gap.

    The Hindu - Front Page


Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.