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Meaning of “be up in arms” - Learner’s Dictionary

be up in arms

to be very upset and angry about something: Local residents are up in arms over plans to close the swimming pool.Angry and displeasedBad-tempered
Translations of “be up in arms”
in Chinese (Traditional) 憤怒, 發火…
in Russian быть возмущенным…
in Turkish kızmak, kızgın olmak, kendini kaybetmek…
in Chinese (Simplified) 愤怒, 发火…
in Polish zażarcie protestować, być wzburzonym…
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