See also: Arms

EnglishEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

See arm.

NounEdit

arms

  1. plural form of arm
    We laid down on the snowbank and moved our arms up and down to make snow angels.

Etymology 2Edit

13th Century, from Old French armes, Latin arma.

NounEdit

arms (plural only)

  1. (plural only) Weapons.
    • 1883, Robert Louis Stevenson, Treasure Island
      The next thing I laid hold of was a brace of pistols, and as I already had a powder horn and bullets, I felt myself well supplied with arms.
  2. (heraldry) Synonym for coat of arms.
    The Duke's arms were a sable gryphon rampant on an argent field.
  3. plural form of arm
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Usage notesEdit
  • Capitalized, the word is often used in the names of pubs, taverns and the like.

VerbEdit

arms

  1. third-person singular simple present indicative form of arm
    If the Duke arms himself for war, the king will not sit by idly!

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AfrikaansEdit

NounEdit

arms

  1. plural form of arm

DanishEdit

NounEdit

arms c

  1. genitive singular indefinite of arm

GothicEdit

RomanizationEdit

arms

  1. Romanization of 𐌰𐍂𐌼𐍃

SwedishEdit

NounEdit

arms

  1. indefinite genitive singular of arm
Last modified on 12 April 2014, at 22:08