arm·​load | \ ˈärm-ˌlōd How to pronounce armload (audio) \

Definition of armload

: armful

Examples of armload in a Sentence

an armload of clean clothes
Recent Examples on the Web Once upon a time, style savvy New Yorkers could venture out and arrive back to their apartments toting an armload of shopping bags, each stuffed with its own sartorial treasures. Zoe Ruffner, Vogue, 10 Sep. 2021 There are perfectly serious record collectors who might lug an armload of vinyl home from a flea market. Bruce Handy, The New Yorker, 5 July 2021 Downtown Chicago had been overrun by looters in the early morning of Aug. 10 when police allegedly spotted a man coming out of a Loop retail store with an armload of merchandise. Jason Meisner,, 28 Aug. 2020 People rushed into a Nike store in Manhattan and carried out armloads of clothing. Author: Jennifer Peltz And Karen Matthews, Anchorage Daily News, 2 June 2020 People rushed into a Nike store and carried out armloads of clothing. CBS News, 2 June 2020 People rushed into a Nike store and carried out armloads of clothing., 2 June 2020 Groups of people were seen carrying armloads of merchandise from businesses in Port Richmond on Sunday afternoon. NBC News, 1 June 2020 Looters were running out of stores in the northeastern section of the city with armloads of merchandise. Chris Woodyard, USA TODAY, 31 May 2020

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First Known Use of armload

1738, in the meaning defined above

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“Armload.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 27 Sep. 2021.

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English Language Learners Definition of armload

: armful


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