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comrade in arms

Definition of comrade in arms

  1. :  a person one fought with or worked together with to achieve something <He spoke fondly of his old comrades in arms.>



Word by Word Definitions

comradeplay
  1. :  an intimate friend or associate :  companion

    :  a fellow soldier

    :  communist

armplay arms
  1. :  a human upper limb

    :  the part between the shoulder and the wrist

    :  something like or corresponding to an arm: as

  1. :  to furnish or equip with weapons

    :  to furnish with something that strengthens or protects

    :  to equip or ready for action or operation

  1. :  a means (as a weapon) of offense or defense

    :  firearm

    :  a combat branch (as of an army)


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