Definition of ARM

noun : ARM

Source: WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) 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 ;

  • 2. (

    ) 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" ;

  • 4. (

    ) the part of an armchair or sofa that supports the elbow and forearm of a seated person ;

  • 5. (

    ) 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" ;

  • 6. (

    ) the part of a garment that is attached at the armhole and that provides a cloth covering for the arm ;

verb : ARM

Source: WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) 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" ;

  • 2. (

    ) supply with arms; "The U.S. armed the freedom fighters in Afghanistan" ;


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