Translation of "arm" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


noun (BODY PART) 身体部位 uk us /ɑːm/ US  /ɑːrm/

[ C ] either of the two long parts of the upper body which are fixed to the shoulders and have the hands at the end

My arms ache from carrying this bag. 提这个包累得我胳膊疼。
She put/threw her arms round me, and gave me a hug. 她伸出双臂拥抱我。
He took/held her in his arms (= held her closely). 他把她搂到怀中。
Bill arrived at the party with his new girlfriend on his arm (= her hand resting on his arm). 新女友挽着比尔一起来到聚会上。

[ C ] The arm of a piece of clothing or furniture is a part of it that you put your arm in or on

the arm of a jacket 夹克袖子
the arm of a chair 椅子扶手
_arm in ^arm

When two people are arm in arm, they both have one arm bent at the elbow and passing around and supporting, or being supported by, the arm of the other person

We walked arm in arm along the river bank. 我们臂挽着臂顺着河岸漫步。

(Translation of “arm noun (BODY PART)” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)