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An experienced wrestler who knows how to work a match to its full potential
A loose hold applied during a match, during which wrestlers catch their breath and/or plan the next series of spots together
Refers to a wrestler who is in the early stages of their career and, as a result, may be prone to make mistakes because of their inexperience.
The worked rising of a popular wrestlers' status in the eyes of the fans.
The 'good-guy' wrestler
An in-character interview or monologue
A cheer or positive reaction from the crowd.
An occurrence in which a wrestler's shoulders are pinned to the mat for a count of two, but the wrestler manages to escape before the referee's hand hits the mat a third time
To attempt a scripted move or line and not perform it well or as planed
To Fall on the mat or ground
The character played by a wrestler
To react to an opponent's attacks in a manner that suggests to the audience that the attacks hurt.
To determine and schedule the events of a wrestling card
A wrestler intentionally cutting himslef
The presentation of scripted actions and worked matches as being legitimate or real.
An unfair and controversial finish, often involving cheating or outside interference.
To become exhausted during a match
A fan who is aware of and interested in the backstage and non-scripted aspects of wrestling
A wrestling fan who enthusiastically believes that professional wrestling is not staged
The 'bad guy' wrestler
Boos or negative reaction from the live fans.
A fictional storyline
Non televised match
To show no reaction to an opponent's offensive moves
A switch in alignment of a wrestler's character.
Accepted by fans, and getting the desired reaction from them.
To wrestle the first match of the card
Any planned action or series of actions in a match
To sabotage a throw by letting one's body go limp instead of cooperating, which makes the throw much harder, if not impossible, to execute.
A wrestler who routinely looses to build the credibility of other wrestlers
A wrestler or story line that attracts the attention of the audience, people willing to pay to see
A manager who does the promos, or all the talking, for a wrestler possessing little or no mic skills
A highly-promoted non-title match at or near the end of a card, which is a main selling point for an event
A risky top rope move
A sudden change in the direction of a storyline to surprise the fans.

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