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Synonyms for arm

upper limb



an arm and a leg


would give your right arm for something


  • would do anything for
  • would kill for
  • would sell your own grandmother for
  • would give your eye teeth for

Synonyms for arm

something resembling or structurally analogous to a tree branch

a part added to a main structure

a component of government that performs a given function

Synonyms for arm

any projection that is thought to resemble a human arm


Related Words

the part of an armchair or sofa that supports the elbow and forearm of a seated person

the part of a garment that is attached at the armhole and that provides a cloth covering for the arm

prepare oneself for a military confrontation

supply with arms

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She smiled and waited for the driver, who walked through the gate with an armload of lilacs and petunias.
In Spiderman 3, the blockbuster that opened to record returns over the weekend, a Daily Bugle freelancer is fired when his editors realize he faked a front-page picture of Spiderman stealing an armload of cash.
Casey, and I gathered armload after armload of boughs that had blown from a big Douglas fir during a windstorm and weaved the heavy boughs into the sides, top, and front to create a dense screen of cover all around.
In no time I had an armload of dry manzanita on top of crumpled newspaper, stuffed in that old Buffalo.
Heading into an airport with an armload of gear and traveling necessities will require the proper equipment to keep your beloved possessions safe and secure.
As a second example of his work ethic we point to his constant companion--an armload of briefs and records to read.
Find ideas in these pages, then gather an armload of blazing branches or bring home a trunkful of gourds or pumpkins for decorating.
Usually, the exhibitor will stack homes of brochures on the counters and attendees will walk by freely grabbing brochures and then dash away with an armload of the company's brochures.
As many a book collector knows, few things can match capping off an afternoon of browsing at the mall finding an armload of volumes--glossy gift editions, last year's bestsellers or obscure-but-inviting titles--marked down to as little as $1 or $2.
Intrigued with her balancing act, I waited to see her emerge from the cleaners with what turned out to be a first armload of clean clothing on hangers draped over the toddler-free arm.
If being bright, loud and enthusiastic won awards, then documentary maker Julian Henriques's feature debut would be scooping them up by the armload.
Imagine a throng of shoppers mobbing a sales clerk as he brings an armload of name-brand shoes marked down 70-80 percent off retail.
And under the kitchen light discovered that it was an armload of wood?
ConAgra's Healthy Choice franchise now includes a fistful - or rather an armload - of froze microwaveable sandwiches.