18 Definitions of Arm

The meaning of the word arm, the definition of Arm:

n. - The limb of the human body which extends from the shoulder to the hand; also, the corresponding limb of a monkey.

n. - Anything resembling an arm

n. - The fore limb of an animal, as of a bear.

n. - A limb, or locomotive or prehensile organ, of an invertebrate animal.

n. - A branch of a tree.

n. - A slender part of an instrument or machine, projecting from a trunk, axis, or fulcrum; as, the arm of a steelyard.

n. - The end of a yard; also, the part of an anchor which ends in the fluke.

n. - An inlet of water from the sea.

n. - A support for the elbow, at the side of a chair, the end of a sofa, etc.

n. - Fig.: Power; might; strength; support; as, the secular arm; the arm of the law.

n. - A branch of the military service; as, the cavalry arm was made efficient.

n. - A weapon of offense or defense; an instrument of warfare; -- commonly in the pl.

v. t. - To take by the arm; to take up in one's arms.

v. t. - To furnish with arms or limbs.

v. t. - To furnish or equip with weapons of offense or defense; as, to arm soldiers; to arm the country.

v. t. - To cover or furnish with a plate, or with whatever will add strength, force, security, or efficiency; as, to arm the hit of a sword; to arm a hook in angling.

v. t. - Fig.: To furnish with means of defense; to prepare for resistance; to fortify, in a moral sense.

v. i. - To provide one's self with arms, weapons, or means of attack or resistance; to take arms.

The word "arm" uses 3 letters: A M R

Direct anagrams of arm:

mar ram

Words formed by adding one letter before or after arm, or to arm in any order:

a - maar mara   b - barm   c - cram marc   d - dram   e - mare ream   f - farm   g - gram   h - harm   i - amir mair rami rima   k - mark   l - marl   o - mora roam   p - pram ramp   s - arms mars rams   t - mart tram   u - arum mura   w - warm   y - army  

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am ar ma

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