Synonyms of take up arms in English:

take up arms


See definition of take up arms

phrase

1‘he was eventually forced to take up arms when his sister and mother were charged with attempted murder’

SYNONYMS

fight, do battle, give battle, wage war, go to war, make war

attack, mount an attack

combat, engage, meet, clash, skirmish

be a soldier, fight for King and country, fight for Queen and country

crusade