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take up arms

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  • take up arms — index fight (battle), rebel Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • take up arms — verb commence hostilities (Freq. 1) • Syn: ↑go to war, ↑take arms • Hypernyms: ↑war • Verb Frames: Somebody s Somebody s PP …   Useful english dictionary

  • take up arms — {v. phr.}, {literary}. To get ready to fight; fight or make war. * /The people were quick to take up arms to defend their freedom./ * /The President called on people to take up arms against poverty./ Contrast: LAY DOWN ONE S ARMS …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • take up arms — {v. phr.}, {literary}. To get ready to fight; fight or make war. * /The people were quick to take up arms to defend their freedom./ * /The President called on people to take up arms against poverty./ Contrast: LAY DOWN ONE S ARMS …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • take\ up\ arms — v. phr. literary. To get ready to fight; fight or make war. The people were quick to take up arms to defend their freedom. The President called on people to take up arms against poverty. Contrast: lay down one s arms …   Словарь американских идиом

  • take up arms — get ready to fight or make war The citizens were not willing to take up arms to try and change their government. браться, взяться за оружие When the Germans invaded Belgium, the Belgians immediately took uр arms against them …   Idioms and examples

  • take up arms — to fight with weapons against an enemy. They took up arms only after other means of resolving their differences failed …   New idioms dictionary

  • take up arms — to begin fighting with weapons Minority tribes took up arms against the new government …   English dictionary

  • take up arms — Begin war, commence hostilities …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • take up arms — idi mil to prepare for or go to war …   From formal English to slang

  • take up arms (against somebody) — take up arms (against sb) idiom (formal) to prepare to fight • He encouraged his supporters to take up arms against the state. Main entry: ↑armsidiom …   Useful english dictionary


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