one-armed one-armed

Definition(s):

  • (adj) having one arm

Usage(s):

  1. One was Mihai Itsa-Marin, one-armed mayor of the Bucharest suburb of Serban-Voda.
  2. Like one-armed players, he catches the ball with his gloved left hand, then quickly drops glove and ball, picks up the ball and throws it with the same hand.
  3. The average American is working two and a half jobs, gets two weeks off and has all the employment security of a one-armed trapeze artist.

News

  1. One-Armed Miss Iowa Nicole Kelly To Compete In Miss America Beauty Pageant [Video]

    One-armed Miss Iowa 2013 Nicole Kelly made history on Saturday when she was crowned the winner of the three-day Miss Iowa beauty pageant competition in Davenport, Iowa. Born without her left forearm, the 23-year-old Miss Iowa isn’t just another skinny blonde with bleached teeth. When she competes for the title of Miss America in Atlantic [...] One-Armed Miss Iowa Nicole Kelly To Compete In Miss ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: The Inquisitr

  2. New Miss Iowa has one arm, will compete for Miss America

    By KATE STANTON, UPI.com Nicole Kelly, a one-armed beauty queen, will compete for the Miss America title.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: UPI

  3. Miss Iowa 2013: One-armed woman will compete for Miss America

    Nicole Kelly, a one-armed woman, has been named Miss Iowa 2013 and will compete in the Miss America Pageant in September.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Zap2It

Quotes

  1. "The fact there's a possibility would give us hope," coach Pat Riley said. "He's a pretty good player. He probably would be a pretty good player one-armed."
    on Mar 5, 2007 By: Pat Riley Source: SI.com

  2. Looking ahead to a possible showdown with O'Sullivan, Hendry added: "He is the best player in the world at the moment, right-handed, left-handed, one-legged, one-armed, whatever you want. He's knocking in centuries all over the place. He's a genius....
    on Apr 30, 2008 By: Stephen Hendry Source: Sky News

  3. "We need to uptick our image with everyone, including one-armed midgets," Michael Steele, elected in late January as the first black chairman of the Republican National Committee, told the Washington Times.
    on Feb 19, 2009 By: Michael Steele Source: AFP

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