1. I〔体の〕an arm
    • 腕を上げる[曲げる]
    • raise [bend] one's arm
    • 腕を組んで座る
    • sit with one's arms folded (across one's chest [in front of one])
    • 友人と腕を組んで歩いた
    • I walked arm in arm with a friend.
    • 彼は私の腕をとらえた
    • He caught [seized/grabbed] me by the arm.
    • 赤ん坊を腕に抱き上げる[抱く]
    • 「take up [hold] a baby in one's arms
    • 彼女は腕に買い物袋を提げている
    • She has a shopping bag on her arm.
  1. II〔腕前〕
    • 彼はなかなか腕のある大工[政治家]だ
    • He is 「quite a skillful carpenter [a very able politician].
    • 料理の腕が上がった[下がった]
    • My cooking has gotten better [worse]./My skill in cooking has improved [deteriorated].
    • 彼らは互いに腕を競った
    • They pitted their skills against each other.
    • あの人は大した腕だ
    • He's really good at it.
    • 彼の腕に狂いはない
    • He never makes a mistake.
    • それは彼の腕次第だ
    • It depends on his ability.
  1. 腕が後ろに回るつかまる(捕まる)たいほ(逮捕)
    • 彼女はなかなか腕が立つ弁護士だ
    • She is a very able lawyer.
    • プレーの順番,早く僕に回ってこないかなあ.腕が鳴るよ
    • I hope I can play soon. I'm itching (for a chance) to show what I can do.
    • ゴルフなら腕に覚えがあるさ
    • I'm a pretty good golf player.
    • 彼は腕によりをかけてそれを作った
    • He put all the skill he had into making it.
    • ここが腕の見せどころだよ
    • This is your chance to showwhat you can do [《口》 your stuff].
    • 彼はただ腕をこまねいていた
    • He just looked on with his arms folded.
    • 彼は腕をさすって自分の出番を待ち構えていた
    • Just itching to show what he could do, he waited impatiently for his turn.
    • 会社の経営に腕を振るう
    • show one's ability [talent] in managing a company
    • 料理に腕を振るう
    • show [demonstrate] one's cooking skills
    • ドイツでバイオリン製作の腕を磨いた
    • He polished his skill as a violinmaker in Germany.
    • arm《身体の一部としての》
    • skill《技能》