English dictionary definition of:



  • any projection that is thought to resemble a human arm
  • the graduated arc that is attached to an instrument for measuring angles
  • either of the two halves of a bow from handle to tip
  • one of the jointed appendages of an animal used for locomotion or grasping: arm; leg; wing; flipper
  • (astronomy) the circumferential edge of the apparent disc of the sun or the moon or a planet
  • any of the main branches arising from the trunk or a bough of a tree


arm branch

Spellzone course content

View spelling list Silent b words and learn about the word limb in the Spellzone English spelling course, Unit 22. Words with silent letters e.g. wrap, comb, sign, knight.

Other Spellzone word lists: Body, legs

Scrabble score for limb

Scrabble score = 8

generated at 07:26:22 on 28-01-20

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