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Definitions of "arms"

  • Plural form of arm. noun
  • Weapons. noun
  • Synonym for coat of arms. noun
  • Plural form of arm. noun
  • Third-person singular simple present indicative form of arm. verb
  • Instruments or weapons of offense or defense. noun-plural
  • The deeds or exploits of war; military service or science. noun-plural
  • Anything which a man takes in his hand in anger, to strike or assault another with; an aggressive weapon. noun-plural
  • The ensigns armorial of a family, consisting of figures and colors borne in shields, banners, etc., as marks of dignity and distinction, and descending from father to son. noun-plural
  • The legs of a hawk from the thigh to the foot. noun-plural
  • weapons considered collectively noun
  • the official symbols of a family, state, etc. noun

The word "arms" in example sentences

The feet, legs and arms should be warmly clothed, especially the _arms_, as an exposure of them to cold is liable to induce affections of the lungs, and to aggravate any existing disease of those organs.. [An Epitome of the Homeopathic Healing Art Containing the New Discoveries and Improvements to the Present Time]

At Toronto the objects of the expedition were made known to nearly all of them, and arms furnished them -- _arms manufactured in New York city and shipped to Canada for that express purpose_.. [The Great North-Western Conspiracy in All Its Startling Details]

No image of the _sea_ is suggested; and arms, incongruous in relation to the literal sea, is not so in relation to a multitude; besides, that the image _arms_ itself, evanesces for the same reason into. [Theological Essays and Other Papers — Volume 1]

At four o'clock in the afternoon, after we had passed the greatest heat of the day in the disgusting tents of the Mooresses, stretched by their side, we heard a cry of "_To arms, to arms_!". [Naufrage de la frigate la Méduse. English]

IV. iii.290 (417,8) [affection's men at arms] _A man at arms_, is a soldier armed at all points both offensively and defensively.. [Notes to Shakespeare — Volume 01: Comedies]

First, under islamic law men are allowed to carry “Arms” but the term arms in these cases is reserved to the carrying of ceremonial daggers.. [The Volokh Conspiracy » Iranian gun laws bleg:]

The other reason a lot of folks are up in arms is because a handful of the tracks have the kind of dirty names you can't say on the radio ( "Titty F*ck", "Just F*cking"), that you'd expect out of someone like DJ Assault or 2 Live Crew, not the sweet-natured Dear.. [Songs about a little something... (Music (For Robots))]

Over the span of 10 hours, The Pacific takes an unflinching look at the experiences of these men and their brothers in arms, which is nothing less than what is expected from the man responsible for the personal looks at war that he brought audiences in both Saving Private Ryan and Band of Brothers.. [Steven Spielberg Interview HBO’s THE PACIFIC –]

In our arms is the child of our ever - delving intellect, but another deliverance is about to be and the suffering is great.. [The Kempton-Wace Letters]

He says having his daughter back in his arms is an experience worth fighting for.. [Dallas News]

Deliberately shooting men who have given up their arms is a war crime by standards that were understood and accepted in 1865 and should have been treated as such.. [Balkinization]

Trying to eat a falafel on the go with a few bags hanging from your arms is a scrumptious but messy endeavor-hence the absence of a falafel photo.. [L'As du Fallafel: Les meilleurs falafels de Paris!]

BLITZER: Because as you know, groups like Hamas and Islamic Jihad in Gaza, which are committed to the destruction of Israel, are vowing to continue what they call their arms struggle, no matter what.. [CNN Transcript Aug 14, 2005]

Asked about criticism by Southern African Anglican bishops of what they called the arms build-up in the region, Modise said he could not see why South Africa should not be selling arms to. [ANC Daily News Briefing]

"Hardware-wise, I'm not a big fan of what I call the 'arms race' because I think there is still a lot of room to optimize software to use hardware like GPUs more effectively," Windows developer Kelly Sommer said via e-mail.. [Wired Top Stories]

Good for the Democrats cutting the "party of NO" out of any talks, I have heard nothing but untrue statements coming from republicans about healthcare reform, the only reason they are up in arms is the healthcare industry that has been bribing them for the last eight (8) years stands to lose, and the US citizen stands to win, healthcare has gone up 78% since republicans & Bush took office, less people are insured, and profits for them have gone up (sounds like fuzzy math). jim. [GOP senator warns of 'minor revolution' over health care]

Arms on Social Media

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@JikookMomment: jk scratched his neck out of nervous after he wrapped his arms around jimin waist


@miqdaad: It appears that our Foreign Secretary has said things that appear to be untrue with regards to licenses for arms sales to Saud…

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Arms Word Data

  • PronunciationsAA1 R M Z
  • Character4
  • Hyphenation arms


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