Basic Guidelines For English Spellings
1Away from the body, with one's arm fully extended.
- ‘I held the telephone at arm's length’
2Avoiding intimacy or close contact.
avoid, keep away from, stay away from, steer clear of, circumvent, give a wide berth to
- ‘he has long fought to keep the government at arm's length from big business’
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