Definition of slope arms in English:
Military Hold a rifle at the slope.
- As the cortège, pictured here, appeared, slowly progressing towards the church escorted by two police motorcycle outriders, the Marines sloped arms.
- As a Rifle Regiment does not slope arms there was no need to pin the brim of the hat up.
- The Escort now presents arms and the parade is then ordered to slope arms and the officers ordered to take posts.
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