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1. armed

adjective. ['ˈɑːrmd'] (used of persons or the military) characterized by having or bearing arms.

Synonyms

  • equipped
  • militarised
  • weaponed
  • light-armed

Antonyms

  • good-natured
  • ungulate
  • easy
  • unsarcastic

Etymology

  • -ed (English)
  • -od (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • arm (English)
  • arm (Middle English (1100-1500))

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Words that Rhyme with Armed

  • brainstormed
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  • disarmed
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  • outperformed
  • performed
  • reformed
  • stormed
  • swarmed
  • transformed
  • warmed

Example sentences of the word armed


1. Verb, past tense
Fourteen percent of soldiers currently serving in the U.S. armed forces are women.

2. Adjective
For this reason, most commercial servers are stored in locked rooms and monitored by armed security guards.

Quotes containing the word armed


1. Those who gave thee a body, furnished it with weakness; but He who gave thee Soul, armed thee with resolution. Employ it, and thou art wise; be wise and thou art happy.
- Akhenaton

2. My parents armed me with an amazing sense of humor, and it's what you need when, well, it's what anyone needs in this world.
- Warwick Davis

3. An armed society is a polite society. Manners are good when one may have to back up his acts with his life.
- Robert A. Heinlein

2. heavy-armed

adjective. having massive arms.

Antonyms

  • delicate

3. light-armed

adjective. armed with light weapons.

Synonyms

  • light

Antonyms

  • bright
  • dull

4. light-armed

adjective. armed with light equipment and weapons.

Antonyms

  • dark

5. long-armed

adjective. having relatively long arms.

Antonyms

  • unarmed

6. one-armed

adjective. having one arm.

Antonyms

  • unarmed

Etymology

  • -armed (English)
  • one (English)
  • one (Middle English (1100-1500))

7. lightly-armed

adjective. armed with light weapons.

Synonyms

  • light-armed

Antonyms

  • dark
  • bright

8. armed

adjective. ['ˈɑːrmd'] (used of plants and animals) furnished with bristles and thorns.

Synonyms

  • bristly
  • briery
  • clawed
  • thorny
  • taloned
  • barbellate
  • setaceous
  • briary
  • burred
  • bristled
  • burry
  • barbed
  • thistlelike
  • prickly
  • bristlelike
  • brushlike
  • spiny

Antonyms

  • spineless
  • unequipped
  • unfurnished
  • unprepared

Etymology

  • -ed (English)
  • -od (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • arm (English)
  • arm (Middle English (1100-1500))

9. armed

adjective. ['ˈɑːrmd'] having arms or arms as specified; used especially in combination.

Synonyms

  • armlike
  • one-armed
  • long-armed

Antonyms

  • heavy
  • branchless
  • barehanded
  • clean

Etymology

  • -ed (English)
  • -od (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • arm (English)
  • arm (Middle English (1100-1500))
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