Each of the two upper limbs of the human body from the shoulder to the hand
Supply or provide with weapons
an arm of the sea
An airborne division of a land army or naval force.
An arm or projecting portion of ice.
Performed with, or using, only one arm.
To arm beforehand.
A sexually attractive companion accompanying a person, especially a celebrity, at social events
The hinged arm attached to the ball float in the ballcock of a toilet tank
A protruding arm on a sewing machine, designed to facilitate the sewing of tube-shaped items such as sleeves and trouser legs.
Any of several elongated, usually frilled lobes surrounding the mouth in certain jellyfishes and involved in the capture and ingestion of prey.
The arm of which the rein hand forms a part.
One’s most reliable helper
(Of bowling) performed with an outward horizontal swing of the arm
Denoting a blow or throw executed with the arm not fully extended or with motion from the elbow only
Tackle or fend off (a person) by extending an arm rigidly
The movable arm supporting the pickup of a record player
(Of two or more people) with arms linked
The arm of a device, especially a pair of compasses, that holds a pencil for marking, recording measurements, etc.
(In a gramophone, record deck, etc.) a movable arm carrying the stylus or needle at one end.
The arm with which a person uses a pistol.
A type of musket dating from the reign of Queen Anne and commonly used in colonial America and later by American frontiersmen.
Each of a number of rotating iron bars or tubes, typically bearing teeth or blades, forming part of a mechanism for stirring or raking material which is being roasted or incinerated.
= radius rod.
A rocking lever in an engine, especially one in an internal combustion engine that serves to work a valve and is operated by a pushrod from the camshaft
The legal authority of the civil power as invoked by the church to punish offenders
A pivoted projection on a semaphore, which may be raised and lowered for the purpose of signalling on a railway or at a level crossing.
Using or characterized by force or violence
their strong-arm tactics won't work with me
Persuasion by the use of physical force or moral pressure
A trial of strength in which two people sit opposite each other with one elbow resting on a table, clasp each other’s hands, and try to force each other’s arm down onto the table
Ward off (an opponent) or remove (an obstacle) with the arm straight
Avoiding intimacy or close contact
Between one’s arm and one’s body
The aviation service of the Royal Navy
= one-armed bandit.
A cheap restaurant or cafe where the seats have one arm wide enough to hold a plate of food, etc.
= one-arm joint.
A circular saw which slides along a pivoting horizontal arm that can be repositioned for cutting at different angles.
Equipped with or carrying a weapon or weapons
Away from the body, with the arm fully extended
Attempt to force or coerce (someone) to do something
Persuade someone to do something that they are or might be reluctant to do
Near enough to reach by extending one’s arm
= one-arm joint.
Used to convey a strong desire to have or do something
An encouraging stimulus
Be extremely expensive