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Translation of "arm" - English-Spanish dictionary

arm

noun   /ɑːm/
A1 the long part at each side of the human body, ending in a hand brazo She held the baby in her arms.
verb   /ɑːm/
to give weapons to someone armar The terrorists had armed themselves with automatic rifles.
(Definition of arm from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

arm

noun /aːm/
the part of the body between the shoulder and the hand brazo He has broken his arm.
anything shaped like or similar to this brazo She sat on the arm of the chair.
armful noun
as much as a person can hold in one arm or in both arms brazada, brazado Maria was carrying an armful of flowers/clothes.
armband noun
a strip of cloth etc worn round the arm brazal, brazalete They all wore black armbands as a sign of mourning.
armchair noun
a chair with arms at each side sillón, butaca a reclining armchair.
armpit noun
the hollow under the arm at the shoulder axila, sobaco sweaty armpits.
arm-in-arm adverb
(of two or more people) with arms linked together del brazo, de bracete They were walked along the street, arm-in-arm.
keep at arm’s length
to avoid becoming too friendly with someone mantenerse a distancia She tends to keep everybody at arm’s length.
with open arms
with a very friendly welcome con los brazos abiertos He greeted them with open arms.
(Definition of arm from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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