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arms

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

    1
    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;
    crusade

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