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Definition of: arms

(ärmz) noun plural
1. Weapons collectively.
2. Warfare.
3. The official insignia or device of a state, person, or family.
4. Heraldic symbols.
—small arms
Firearms of small caliber, carried by hand, as pistols, rifles, machine-guns, etc.
—to arms!
Arm yourselves! Make ready for battle!
—to bear arms

1. To be provided with arms.
2. To serve as a member of the armed forces.
—under arms
Provided with weapons; ready for war.
—up in arms
Aroused and ready to fight.
[<F armes <L arma weapons] Synonyms: armor; weapons. Arms are implements of attack; armor is a defensive covering. Any vessel provided with cannon is an armed vessel; an armored ship is steel-clad. Anything that can be wielded in fight may be a weapon; arms are especially made and designed for conflict.

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