What does bear arms mean?

bear arms meaning in Urban Dictionary

A furry feminine buddy.

bear arms meaning in Law Dictionary

to transport hands as tools with reference to their particular armed forces use, not to ever put them on about the person within the gown. Aymette v. State, 2 Humph. (Tenn.) 158. As applied to fire-arms, includes the right to load and capture them, and make use of them as a result things are usually made use of. Hill v. State, 53 Ga. 480.

Sentence Examples with the word bear arms

Though refusing, from conscientious scruples, to bear arms against land invaders, yet himself had illimitably invaded the Atlantic and Pacific; and though a sworn foe to human bloodshed, yet had he in his straight-bodied coat, spilled tuns upon tuns of leviathan gore.

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