What does the word arms mean?

Usage examples for arms

  1. In five minutes more we would have been in each other's arms, and for ever. – Muslin by George Moore
  2. Wounded, with or without arms, are to be killed. – Fighting France by Stephane Lauzanne
  3. " Thorwald would ask for naught but his arms," she said. – A Sea Queen's Sailing by Charles Whistler