Share this entry

Share this page

arm in arm

Definition of arm in arm in English:

(Of two or more people) with arms linked.
Example sentences
  • Trace and I were linked arm in arm, waiting politely for some people to enter before we made our way out.
  • Eliza and Bernadette walked arm in arm into the two-story house they were residing in for the summer.
  • Seven decades on, they returned to the church to celebrate their platinum anniversary and once again walked down the aisle arm in arm.
See parent entry: arm

Definition of arm in arm in:

Share this entry

Share this page

 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day terpsichorean
Pronunciation: ˌtəːpsɪkəˈriːən
adjective
relating to dancing