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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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Employees who are closely related to their employers are usually not dealing at arm's length.
The councils have always been told they serve at arm's length from the county.
Generally, transactions between related parties are not considered to be at arm's length.
Whatever the contract's term, it needs to be negotiated at arm's length with an unrelated party at market rates.
In any case, Chelsea should keep the whole enterprise at arm's length.
Although the stock was sold to an unrelated corporation, the court concluded the transaction was not at arm's length because the purchaser was compelled to buy.
These parties are at arm's length from West China, Dexin and the Company.
True taxable income is determined using the standard of a taxpayer dealing at arm's length with an unrelated party.
If any one or more of the tracked properties are not owned by the NRE, the only exception from tracking entity status is if it is reasonable to conclude that any investment property owned by the NRE (or an entity that does not deal at arm's length with the NRE), or substituted property, could be used to satisfy the right to receive the tracked property payment.
The new regulations' guiding principle is that transactions between related entities should have the same results as those between two unrelated entities dealing at arm's length.
In connection with the acquisition of the Companies, Ribbon has agreed to pay a finder's fee of approximately 8% of the aggregate deemed value of $6,000,000 to a third party that is at arm's length to Ribbon, Integrated and the Companies (the "Finder") for services provided to the Companies including sourcing a public vehicle and providing advice on the structuring and business plan for the Companies.
In determining true taxable income, "the standard to be applied in every case is that of a taxpayer dealing at arm's length with an uncontrolled taxpayer" (Regs.
We invite Revenue Canada to comment on whether the transfer-pricing provisions in section 247 of the Act will apply with respect to a long-term agreement between parties that, at the time of entering into such agreement, are at arm's length, but that subsequently become related.
Five individuals who are at arm's length with the Company will be subscribing for 1,000,000 units for gross proceeds of $300,000.