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1. unarmed

adjective. ['əˈnɑːrmd'] (used of persons or the military) not having or using arms.

Synonyms

  • clean
  • weaponless
  • defenceless
  • defenseless

Antonyms

  • dirty
  • infect
  • untidy
  • dirtiness

Etymology

  • armed (English)
  • -ed (English)
  • un- (English)
  • on- (Middle English (1100-1500))

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Words that Rhyme with Unarmed

  • unharmed
  • disarmed
  • alarmed
  • harmed
  • farmed
  • charmed

Example sentences of the word unarmed


1. Adjective
Grabbing their pitchforks and axes they rode an unarmed schooner right up to a British warship.

Quotes containing the word unarmed


1. I believe that unarmed truth and unconditional love will have the final word in reality. This is why right, temporarily defeated, is stronger than evil triumphant.
- Martin Luther King, Jr.

2. I refuse to accept the view that mankind is so tragically bound to the starless midnight of racism and war that the bright daybreak of peace and brotherhood can never become a reality... I believe that unarmed truth and unconditional love will have the final word.
- Martin Luther King, Jr.

3. I would challenge you to a battle of wits, but I see you are unarmed!
- William Shakespeare

2. unarmed

adjective. ['əˈnɑːrmd'] (used of plants or animals) lacking barbs or stings or thorns.

Synonyms

  • thornless

Antonyms

  • septic
  • contaminate

Etymology

  • armed (English)
  • -ed (English)
  • un- (English)
  • on- (Middle English (1100-1500))
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