how to pronounce arm


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the above transcription of arm is a detailed (narrow) transcription according to the rules of the International Phonetic Association; you can find a description of each symbol by clicking the phoneme buttons in the secction below.

arm is pronounced in one syllable

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An example use of arm in a speech by a native speaker of standard german:

“… müttern so oft auf den arm genommen …”

meanings of arm


  1. Influence, might.
  2. A long protusion on a device or machine, e.g. a lever.
  3. An arm.
  4. A sleeve.
  5. A branch, a section of a structure.
  6. An arm of a creek or a river.
  7. (figurative) anything that resembles an arm.


  1. Low (having a small amount).
  2. Poor (having little money).
  3. Poor (to be pitied).

arm frequency in german - A2 level of CEFR

the word arm occurs in german on average 73.9 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for A2 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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