Armed

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Definition

armed: equipped, carrying weapons, with a gun
adjective
armed robbery a robbery or theft committed by people carrying weapons (guns, knives, etc.)

unarmed: not carrying weapons
adjective
The robbers were unarmed. They had no weapons with them.

Examples

  • "I hope you've all come armed with some ideas!"
  • "Animal Rights Activists Up In Arms as Armed Man Shoots Unarmed Bear"
  • "When you finish your message with a polite 'Tanks', I want nothing more than to take you in my arms and explain to you that a 'tank' is in fact a machine of war, a heavily armored combat vehicle armed with a cannon!"
  • "You will come alone, unarmed."
  • "Animal Rights Activists Up In Arms as Armed Man Shoots Unarmed Bear"

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