Definitions of arms

  1. Weapons of offense or defense; the military service; as, a call to arms; heraldic bearings or devices; as the coat of arms of the United States. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  2. Weapons of offence and defence: war: hostility: armorial ensigns. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  3. Weapons; armorial bearings. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  4. Weapons of offense, collectively. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  5. Weapons of war; signs armorial. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  6. (heraldry) the official symbols of a family, state, etc. Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  7. The deeds or exploits of war; military service or science. Webster Dictionary DB
  8. Anything which a man takes in his hand in anger, to strike or assault another with; an aggressive weapon. Webster Dictionary DB
  9. 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. Webster Dictionary DB
  10. The legs of a hawk from the thigh to the foot. Webster Dictionary DB
  11. Armorial bearings. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  12. Weapons of war; armour for the body; war; armorial bearings. To arms! a summons to take arms. To be in arms, to be in a state of hostility. To be under arms, to be armed and ready for action. Bred to arms, trained to be a soldier. A pass of arms, a combat with swords. A stand of arms, a complete set for one soldier. Coats of arms, heraldic devices. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.

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Usage examples for arms

  1. First, I'll try one of your arms – Dramatic Reader for Lower Grades by Florence Holbrook
  2. " It is The Open Arms – Christopher and Columbus by Countess Elizabeth Von Arnim