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bear hug

1. a wrestling hold in which the arms are locked tightly round an opponent's chest and arms
2. Commerce an approach to the board of one company by another to indicate that an offer is to be made for their shares
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If you are strong enough to bear hug a player and not let him get to the ground then you don't get a black card and that is being coached at the minute, I know well that it is
Van Duzer described the bear hug embrace as "spur of the moment and genuine," (http://www.
Over a quarter of adults 26% use a teddy bear hot water bottle so that they can have a warm bear hug to help them nod off.
As Connor was being held back in a bear hug, Gibson stabbed him.
Bear Hug Stretch is billed as a premium diaper offering at no additional cost.
Thomas then placed the officer in a bear hug and squeezed hard.
Speculation has run the gamut, beginning with MOMA insiders like Storr and recent hire Gary Garrels (MoMA's chief curator of drawings), both of whose embrace of the contemporary could fairly be described as a bear hug.
The district granted summary judgment for the defendants, holding that a jail officer who fought with the inmate had not employed excessive force when he grabbed the inmate in a bear hug in a good faith effort to restore order, even though the inmate claimed that the officer took advantage of the situation to administer additional blows.
In a press event that featured a rare bear hug with Sen.
Then, they grab the victim from behind, squeezing the arms to the body in a bear hug.
When cosmonaut Yuri Romaneko returned to Eartjh after spending ten months in Russia's Mir space station, his colleagues wanted to give him the usual Russian greeting--a bear hug.
Deacon Deason, at Bear Hug Grips, explains how replacement grips breakdown: "The lion's share of the aftermarket grip market belongs to the synthetic materials," he says.