ARM


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arm (noun)
a portable weapon from which a shot is discharged by gunpowder
SYNONYMS:
arm, firearm, heat, piece, small arm
RELATED WORDS:
derringer, forty-five ( .45), gat [], handgun, pistol, revolver, rod [], roscoe [], sidearm, six-gun, six-shooter, zip gun; self-loader, semiautomatic; blunderbuss, breechloader, culverin, fieldpiece, firelock, flintlock, harquebus ( arquebus), matchlock, musket, rifle, shotgun, smoothbore, twenty-two ( .22); AK-47, assault rifle, assault weapon, automatic, carbine, machine gun, machine pistol, repeater, submachine gun, tommy gun; speargun
arm (noun)
1.
a large unit of a governmental, business, or educational organization
SYNONYMS:
agency, arm, branch, bureau, department, desk, office, service
RELATED WORDS:
subdepartment, subdivision
arm (noun)
2.
a part of a body of water that extends beyond the general shoreline
SYNONYMS:
arm, bay, bight, cove, creek, embayment, estuary, firth, fjord ( fiord), inlet, loch
RELATED WORDS:
harbor, port, road(s), roadstead; narrow, sound, strait; bayou; backwater, slough ( slew slue)
arm (noun)
3.
an area of land that juts out into a body of water
SYNONYMS:
arm, foreland, headland, ness, peninsula, point, promontory, spit
RELATED WORDS:
breakwater, jetty
arm (noun)
4.
the right or means to command or control others
SYNONYMS:
arm, authority, clutch, command, control, death grip, dominion, grip, hold, mastery, reign, rein(s), sway
RELATED WORDS:
clout, influence, leverage, pull, voice, weight; jurisdiction; direction, management; dominance, imperium, predominance, sovereignty ( sovranty), supremacy; prerogative, privilege, right; eminence, importance, moment
NEAR ANTONYMS:
helplessness, weakness
impotence, impotency, powerlessness
ARM (Wikipedia)

An arm is an upper limb of the body.

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