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Origin of arm's-length
Example sentences from the Web for arm's-length
Microsoft says it intends to keep Skype operating at arms-length, as an independent division.
But when she was almost at arms-length distance, he sank again.The Motor Maids by Palm and Pine|Katherine Stokes
Matthew Moon, in a corner of the fireplace, was reading bills and letters at arms-length.Back o' the Moon|Oliver Onions
You forced me to ask you if I deserved to be kept at arms-length by you of all the people in the world.Armadale|Wilkie Collins
Now you hold the great northern peaks admiringly at arms-length, as you would an old friend.The Heart of the White Mountains, Their Legend and Scenery|Samuel Adams Drake
At arms-length Greta glanced at the parson's burdens, and summoned an austere look.A Son of Hagar|Sir Hall Caine