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Translation of "arm" - English-Spanish dictionary

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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