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Definitions of "arms"

  • 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
  • educated to the profession of a soldier. noun plural
  • armed for war; in a state of hostility. noun plural
  • portable firearms known as muskets, rifles, carbines, pistols, etc. noun plural
  • a complete set for one soldier, as a musket, bayonet, cartridge box and belt; frequently, the musket and bayonet alone. noun plural
  • ! a summons to war or battle. noun plural
  • armed and equipped and in readiness for battle, or for a military parade. noun plural
  • noun plural
  • noun plural
  • See under Arm. noun plural
  • 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

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.. [Music (For Robots): October 2005 Archives]

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 – Collider.com]

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.. [Seattle Bon Vivant:]

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!]

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]

Arms on Social Media

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crisschlichting
Crisschlichting
2019-08-31

@findesemanacope: [email protected]: "No es de sentido común mercadear políticamente con minorías migratorias del Open Arms mientras ava…

pilargdlac
Pilargdlac
2019-08-31

@pnique: Después de escuchar atentamente a Calvo y a Simancas en el pleno de hoy, la conclusión es triste pero difícil de negar: Pedro S…

CALPESHOP
CALPESHOP
2019-08-31

@CALPESHOP: Pues el Open Arms cuesta poco, comparado con lo que cuesta el helicoptero de Pedro Sanchez 24,000 euros por un vuelo, que en…

jerseybudd
Jerseybudd
2019-08-31

Playing at The Craddock Arms Leicester today for Hope Against Cancer on at 2-15pm. Free entry give generously xxx

ernqq_
Ernqq_
2019-08-31

@lauvsongs: wish i could wake up in your arms as anyone else cause times like this i hate being myself

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