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PronunciationEdit

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  • (US) IPA(key): /ɑɹmd/
  • (UK) IPA(key): /ɑːmd/
  • (obsolete) IPA(key): /ˈɑːɹmɪd/

Etymology 1Edit

arm (to equip with a weapon) +‎ -ed.

AdjectiveEdit

armed (comparative more armed, superlative most armed)

  1. (sometimes in combination) Equipped, especially with a weapon.
    nuclear-armed
  2. (of a weapon) Prepared for use; loaded.
  3. (obsolete) Furnished with whatever serves to add strength, force, or efficiency.
    • De Foe
      a distemper eminently armed from heaven
  4. (botany) Having prickles or thorns.
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VerbEdit

armed

  1. simple past tense and past participle of arm

Etymology 2Edit

arm (the upper limb of the body) +‎ -ed.

AdjectiveEdit

armed (not comparable)

  1. (chiefly in combination) Having an arm or arms, often of a specified number or type.
  2. (of a creature) Possessing arms of a specified number or type.
    the four-armed creature.
    the strong-armed man.
  3. (heraldry, of horns, teeth, beaks, etc.) Coloured in a different tincture from the beast or bird itself.
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EtymologyEdit

From Latin armātus.

AdjectiveEdit

armed m (feminine singular armeda, masculine plural armeds, feminine plural armedes)

  1. armed