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armada

ar·ma·da

armada

 
pronunciation:
ar ma d
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: a fleet of armed ships.
synonyms:
fleet, navy
similar words:
flotilla, squadron
definition 2: any group of armed vehicles, airplanes, or the like, or anything resembling such a group in formation and behavior.
An armada of ducks converged on the floating breadcrumbs.
synonyms:
group, outfit, squadron
similar words:
argosy, escadrille, troop, unit
Word Parts
The word armada contains the following part:
arm Latin root that means arms, weapons