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Synonyms of arms in English:

plural noun

  • 1 arms and ammunition
    weapons (of war), weaponry, firearms, guns, ordnance, cannon, artillery, armaments, munitions, instruments of war, war machines, military supplies, materiel
  • 2 the family arms
    crest, emblem, heraldic device, coat of arms, armorial bearing, insignia, escutcheon, shield, heraldry, blazonry
  • Phrases

    take up arms
    he was eventually forced to take up arms when his sister and mother were charged with attempted murder
    fight, do battle, give battle, wage war, go to war, make war;
    attack, mount an attack;
    combat, engage, meet, clash, skirmish;
    be a soldier, fight for Queen/King and country;
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