arm\ in\ arm


arm\ in\ arm
adv. phr.
With your arm under or around another person's arm, especially in close comradeship or friendship.

Sally and Joan were laughing and joking together as they walked arm in arm down the street.

When they arrived at the party, the partners walked arm in arm to meet the hosts.

Compare: hand in hand

Словарь американских идиом. — СПб., Изд-во "Лань". . 1997.

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  • arm in arm — {adv. phr.} With your arm under or around another person s arm, especially in close comradeship or friendship. * /Sally and Joan were laughing and joking together as they walked arm in arm down the street./ * /When they arrived at the party, the… …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • arm in arm — {adv. phr.} With your arm under or around another person s arm, especially in close comradeship or friendship. * /Sally and Joan were laughing and joking together as they walked arm in arm down the street./ * /When they arrived at the party, the… …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • arm in arm — Arm Arm, n. [AS. arm, earm; akin to OHG. aram, G., D., Dan., & Sw. arm, Icel. armr, Goth. arms, L. armus arm, shoulder, and prob. to Gr. ? joining, joint, shoulder, fr. the root ? to join, to fit together; cf. Slav. rame. ?. See {Art},… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • arm in arm — ► arm in arm with arms linked. Main Entry: ↑arm …   English terms dictionary

  • arm in arm — phrasal : with arms linked together they walked down the street arm in arm * * * arm in arm With arms interlinked • • • Main Entry: ↑arm * * * arm in arm phrase if two people are arm in arm, they are next to each other, with the left arm of one… …   Useful english dictionary

  • arm in arm — if two people are arm in arm, they are next to each other, with the left arm of one of them bent around the right arm of the other person The lovers strolled arm in arm by the river …   English dictionary

  • arm in arm — phrasal with arms linked together < walked down the street arm in arm > …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • arm in arm — adverb a) with arms linked together The two friends walked along arm in arm. b) in collusion with, in concert with …   Wiktionary

  • arm in arm — Synonyms and related words: affably, agreeably, amiably, amicably, approaching, approximate, approximating, ardently, arm in arm, burning, cheek by jowl, cheek by jowl, close, companionably, congenially, cordially, familiarly, favorably,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • arm in arm — idi with arms linked together or intertwined: They walked along arm in arm[/ex] …   From formal English to slang


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