with open arms

idiom

: in a very kind and friendly way
We were welcomed back with open arms.

Examples of with open arms in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Victoria Beckham is embracing a new decade with open arms. Catherine Santino, Peoplemag, 16 Apr. 2024 The Mavs welcomed Washington with open arms, and from all indications, are beyond pleased with the key acquisition for their late-season playoff push. Roderick Boone, Charlotte Observer, 10 Apr. 2024 Four of the best years of my life, the city welcomed me with open arms. Ben Morse, CNN, 4 Apr. 2024 Now the network is welcoming the singer back with open arms. Kory Grow, Rolling Stone, 3 Apr. 2024 In an interview with the AP in 2022, Rodriguez said the NBA had welcomed him into the ownership world with open arms. Dave Campbell, Quartz, 28 Mar. 2024 Watching The World According to Allee Willis is like getting invited to a private party full of old friends and being welcomed with open arms. Jourdain Searles, The Hollywood Reporter, 25 Mar. 2024 When a wave of migrants began arriving in Democratic-run cities far from the Southern border two years ago, officials welcomed them with open arms. Karin Brulliard, Washington Post, 20 Mar. 2024 Embrace the future with open arms and heartfelt desire. Eugenia Last, The Mercury News, 18 Mar. 2024

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“With open arms.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/with%20open%20arms. Accessed 21 May. 2024.

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