Definition of Arm


  • the part of a garment that is attached at the armhole and that provides a cloth covering for the arm
  • a division of some larger or more complex organization
    "a branch of Congress"
    "botany is a branch of biology"
    "the Germanic branch of Indo-European languages"
  • the part of an armchair or sofa that supports the elbow and forearm of a seated person
  • any instrument or instrumentality used in fighting or hunting
    "he was licensed to carry a weapon"
    - weapon system
  • any projection that is thought to resemble a human arm
    "the arm of the record player"
    "an arm of the sea"
    "a branch of the sewer"
  • a human limb
    technically the part of the superior limb between the shoulder and the elbow but commonly used to refer to the whole superior limb


  • supply with arms
    "The U.S. armed the freedom fighters in Afghanistan"
  • prepare oneself for a military confrontation
    "The U.S. is girding for a conflict in the Middle East"
    "troops are building up on the Iraqi border"
    - build up
Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.

Word games points for the Arm

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Unscramble arm

6 unscramble word found using the letters arm.

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