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armed

armed

 
 
pronunciation:
armd
part of speech: adjective
definition 1: holding or bearing weapons.
The guards around the palace are fully armed.
definition 2: relating to the use of weapons.
There has been no armed combat in the region recently.The village was attacked with armed force.
definition 3: prepared, as for a given purpose.
We were armed with our shovels and ready to clear out the old garden.
definition 4: of weapons such as bombs or guns, ready to be fired or exploded.
The cellar was full of armed rifles.