Definition of 'arms akimbo'
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Her assistant was at lunch so she came out herself, relaxing with arms akimbo while the prospective customer had a chance to look around. THE GREENSTONE GRAIL: THE SANGREAL TRILOGY ONE (2004)When I looked, he was sprawled on his back, legs and arms akimbo, half on the steps, half on the metal landing below. BETTER THAN THIS (2004)she swept into the room like a typhoon, facing her timid admirer with arms akimbo. THREE KINDS OF KISSING - SCOTTISH SHORT STORIES (2004)
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