What are the hypernyms for arm?

Hypernyms for arm

instrument armrest limb projection division cloth covering furnish supply provide render

Definitions for arm

  • verb - prepare oneself for a military confrontation; "The U.S. is girding for a conflict in the Middle East"; "troops are building up on the Iraqi border"
  • verb - supply with arms; "The U.S. armed the freedom fighters in Afghanistan"
  • noun - the part of an armchair or sofa that supports the elbow and forearm of a seated person
  • noun - any projection that is thought to resemble a human arm; "the arm of the record player"; "an arm of the sea"; "a branch of the sewer"
  • noun - the part of a garment that is attached at the armhole and that provides a cloth covering for the arm
  • noun - any instrument or instrumentality used in fighting or hunting; "he was licensed to carry a weapon"
  • noun - a human limb; technically the part of the superior limb between the shoulder and the elbow but commonly used to refer to the whole superior limb
  • noun - a division of some larger or more complex organization; "a branch of Congress"; "botany is a branch of biology"; "the Germanic branch of Indo-European languages"
  • Pronounciation of arm

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    Synonyms for arm

    branch weapon system limb subdivision sleeve weapon build up fortify gird

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    Holonyms for arm

    No holonyms found for arm.

    Hyponyms for arm

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    Meronyms for arm

    No meronyms found for arm.

    Sounds like arm

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