Meaning of armed
Pronunciation: (ärmd), [key]
- bearing firearms; having weapons: a heavily armed patrol.
- maintained by arms: armed peace.
- involving the use of weapons: armed conflict.
- equipped: The students came armed with their pocket calculators.
- (esp. of an animal) covered protectively, as by a shell.
- fortified; made secure: Armed by an inveterate optimism, he withstood despair.
- (of an artillery shell, bomb, missile, etc.) having the fuze made operative.
- armed (Thesaurus)