Definition for ARM

ARM, v.t. [L. armo; Fr. armer; Sp. armar; It. armare; from L. arma.]

  1. To furnish or equip with weapons of offense, or defense; as, to arm the militia.
  2. To cover with a plate, or with whatever will add strength, force, or security; as, to arm the hilt of a sword.
  3. To furnish with means of defense; to prepare for resistance; to fortify. Arm yourselves with the same mind. 1 Pet. iv.

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