Definition of armload in English:



  • The amount that can be carried with one arm or in both arms.

    ‘The winners of the 14-hour endurance race get around all of the Magic Kingdom's attractions in a single day and take home several armloads of valuable Disney merchandise.’
    • ‘I stood with arms raised while the gang members bolted around the room, scooping up armloads of jewelry and gold, before taking flight out the back door.’
    • ‘Several men started up the side of the cliff toward the top - carrying armloads of ropes cut from the rows of playground swings.’
    • ‘Moving the contents of your apartment down three flights of stairs one armload at a time is boring, to say the least.’
    • ‘On an October 2003 trip I observed visitors leaving with armloads of souvenir rocks that they had removed from the building.’



/ˈärmlōd/ /ˈɑrmloʊd/