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adjective armed pronunciation in American English /ɑrmd/
  1. 1
    carrying a weapon, especially a gun
    Be careful – I think he’s armed.
    armed with: a bank robber armed with a shotgun
    1. a.
      involving the use of weapons
      armed robbery
      former terrorists who have abandoned the armed struggle
  2. 2
    having useful or impressive equipment, information, etc.
    armed with: a group of reporters armed with telephoto cameras


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