Synonyms
Antonyms

1. lightly-armed

adjective. armed with light weapons.

Synonyms

  • light-armed

Antonyms

  • dark
  • bright

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Example sentences of the word armed-robbery


1. Noun Phrase
Crimes such as armed robbery, burglary and the use of street drugs are common in Oklahoma.

2. Noun Phrase
Class A felonies include violent crimes such as arson, burglary, armed robbery, voluntary manslaughter and murder.

3. Noun Phrase
Expensive or flashy jewelry should be left at home to reduce the likelihood of theft or armed robbery.

2. heavy-armed

adjective. having massive arms.

Antonyms

  • delicate

3. light-armed

adjective. armed with light weapons.

Synonyms

  • light

Antonyms

  • bright
  • dull

4. long-armed

adjective. having relatively long arms.

Antonyms

  • unarmed

5. one-armed

adjective. having one arm.

Antonyms

  • unarmed

Etymology

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

6. robbery

noun. ['ˈrɑːbɝi'] larceny by threat of violence.

Synonyms

  • armed robbery
  • holdup
  • stickup
  • stealing
  • highway robbery
  • caper
  • dakoity
  • hijacking
  • dacoity
  • heist
  • thieving
  • thievery
  • rip-off
  • rolling
  • larceny
  • theft
  • highjacking

Antonyms

  • divest
  • fire
  • activity
  • petit larceny

Etymology

  • roberie (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

7. robbery

noun. ['ˈrɑːbɝi'] plundering during riots or in wartime.

Synonyms

  • plundering
  • pillaging
  • pillage

Antonyms

  • honest
  • unpronounceable
  • unacquisitive

Etymology

  • roberie (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

8. 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))

9. 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))

10. 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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