What does at arm's length mean?

Definitions for at arm's length

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. at arm's length(adverb)

    at some distance

    "keep someone at arm's length"

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of at arm's length in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of at arm's length in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Gina McCarthy:

    We were strong-armed. We were misled. We were kept at arm's length.

  2. Edmund Outslay:

    The current arm's length rules are always difficult to enforce because of the lack of a comparable price (in the drugs industry).

  3. Arthur Hoge:

    If we have a reason to question a sale, because we don't think it's an arm's length fair market value sale ... we should have the right to come address that with the court.

  4. Arthur Hoge:

    We have been advised that Katie McClendon wants to purchase that Thunder interest, if we have a reason to question a sale, because we don't think it's an arm's length fair market value sale ... we should have the right to come address that with the court.

  5. Jonathan Zdziarski:

    [ But ] I can tell you that the US government considers China to be a threat to our infrastructure. China is notorious for hacking our government and private industry. If Apple Maps has as healthy a business relationship with China, then I hope they're at least smart enough to keep them at arm’s length.


Translations for at arm's length

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • a distanza di sicurezza, a debita distanzaItalian

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