Etymology
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armed (adj.)

"equipped for battle," early 13c., past-participle adjective from arm (v.).

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Definitions of armed

armed (adj.)
(used of persons or the military) characterized by having or bearing arms;
armed robbery
armed (adj.)
having arms or arms as specified; used especially in combination;
the many-armed goddess Shiva
armed (adj.)
(used of plants and animals) furnished with bristles and thorns;
From wordnet.princeton.edu