Definitions for take up arms

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. go to war, take arms, take up arms(verb)

    commence hostilities

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of take up arms in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of take up arms in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Woodrow Wilson:

    When men take up arms to set other men free, there is something sacred and holy in the warfare.

  2. Mahmoud Shubat:

    If I stayed Syria, I would have to be part of one party or of ISIS. I'd have to take up arms and kill people. But I don't want that. I only want to take care of my children.

  3. Francois Molins:

    Ayoub el Khazzani had watched whilst already on the Thalys train YouTube files in which an individual called on the faithful to fight and take up arms in the name of the Prophet.

  4. Francois Molins:

    Ayoub el Khazzani had watched YouTube audio files whilst already on the Thalys train in which an individual called on the faithful to fight and take up arms in the name of the Prophet.

  5. Andrei Grozin:

    These are people who may not be connected in a 'superior-subordinate' relationship with the so-called Caliphate, but people who are mentally linked, who share their point of view and take up arms.

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