- armoured car,
- arms and the man,
- arms control,
- arms race
Origin of armpit
Examples from the Web for armpit
It will go down as the only movie ever, probably, that features Josh Brolin furiously licking your armpit.Patricia Arquette Uncut: Drunken Mischief with Johnny Depp, ‘True Romance’ Crush, and ‘Boyhood’|Marlow Stern|July 16, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Or a select few can boost their grades by braiding their armpit hair and fighting the patriarchy.
Nonna, who at full height came up to my armpit, brushed by me carrying an enormous pot of water.A Young Chef Travels to Calabria, Italy, and Learns the Old Ways of Cooking|Curtis Stone|November 28, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Bryant was famous for standing with his arms crossed, and a bullet had struck his armpit and pierced his chest.Alphonza Bryant, the Slain Bronx Teen Who Did Everything Right|Michael Daly|May 2, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Dropping my head low, ostrich style, was more likely to lead to a closer sniff of an armpit than to a clearer view of a work.
The top of the skull was struck off, and some ribs were broken under the armpit on one side.Human Personality and its Survival of Bodily Death|Frederick W. H. Myers
He put his hand to his armpit and felt the pouch that held the drug.The Girl in the Golden Atom|Raymond King Cummings
The sleeves were gathered near the shoulder and were set in with a gusset at the armpit.Women's Bathing and Swimming Costume in the United States|Claudia B. Kidwell
It is evident that the apex has descended and is turned toward the armpit.Doctor Pascal|Emile Zola
Then he removed his elastic suspenders, and twisted them over his shoulder and under his armpit four times.Rayton: A Backwoods Mystery|Theodore Goodridge Roberts
mid-14c., from arm (n.1) + pit (n.1). Arm-hole (early 14c.) was used in this sense but was obsolete by 18c. Colloquial armpit of the nation for any locale regarded as ugly and disgusting was in use by 1965.