take arms

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Verb1.take arms - commence hostilities
war - make or wage war
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It is not good to create similar circumstances to let them take arms, weapons, again.
Now I decided to take arms again to liberate my people since the first liberation is hijacked by the tyrant dictator", said Gen.
He added that after the enforcement of NAR, no person has the right or justification to take arms in the hand.