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babe in armsAn infant.Rate it:

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coat of armsheraldic insigniaRate it:

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small armsFirearms designed to be carried and fired by a single person; often held in the hand.Rate it:

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up in armsAngry; preparing for a fight.Rate it:

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with open armsWith enthusiasm, as if embracing.Rate it:

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ball upTo hunch over and pull in one's arms and legs.Rate it:

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lionA stylized representation of a large cat, used on a coat of arms.Rate it:

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arm upto supply, or be supplied with, arms (weapons)Rate it:

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às armasto arms !Rate it:

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bar sinisterA bend sinister or baton sinister in a coat of arms.Rate it:

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Citations:give someone what for1912, Edward Burke, Bachelor's Buttons: The Candid Confessions of a Shy Bachelor, p. 133:Rate it:

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flail aboutTo wave one's arms about violently, rather like a flail.Rate it:

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joustA tilting match: a mock combat between two mounted knights or men-at-arms using lances in the lists or enclosed field.Rate it:

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lionThe arms of the University of the West Indies are Barry wavy of six Argent and Azure an open Book proper bound Gules garnished Or on a Chief of the third a Lion passant guardant Erminois. Crest: A Pelican proper. . See talk page.Rate it:

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open-armedHaving one's arms open and apartRate it:

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reach-aroundA passing style in which the ballhandler performs a crossover step in the direction of the intended pass and then extends his or her arms to throw the pass around the defender.Rate it:

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roll down the windowsTo flail one's arms in a circular motion when off-balance, as to mimic the act of rolling down a car window.Rate it:

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royal bumpsA ritual of two or more persons holding another person by the arms and legs, face up, while bumping them repeatedly on the floor. In modern times it is a lighthearted affair, generally performed only on a young person's birthday with the number of bumps corresponding to the person's age in years. Historically it was a hazing.Rate it:

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snowmanA humanoid figure made with large snowballs stacked on each other. Human traits like a face and arms may be fashioned with sticks, a carrot, and stones or coal.Rate it:

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