Updated English - Vietnamese Dictionary
armed /ɑ:md/Concise Dictionary
- tính từ
- vũ trang
- armed forces: lực lượng vũ trang
- armed insurrection: cuộc khởi nghĩa vũ trang
- armed neutrality: trung lập vũ trang (chính sách của những nước còn đứng trung lập nhưng sẵn sàng tham chiến)
arms|armed|armingɑːmAdvanced English Dictionary
+a human limb; technically the part of the superior limb between the shoulder and the elbow but commonly used to refer to the whole superior limb
+any instrument or instrumentality used in fighting or hunting
+an administrative division of some larger or more complex organization
+any projection that is thought to resemble a human arm
+the part of an armchair or sofa that supports the elbow and forearm of a seated person
+the part of a garment that is attached at the armhole and that provides a cloth covering for the arm
+prepare oneself for a military confrontation
+supply with arms
+ adjectiveCollocation Dictionary
1 involving the use of weapons: an armed robbery + an international armed conflict (= a war) + Guerrillas have pledged to intensify the armed struggle against the new government.
2 ~ (with a gun, etc.) carrying a weapon, especially a gun: The man is armed and dangerous. + armed guards + Police were heavily armed. + He was armed with a rifle.
3 ~ (with sth) knowing sth or carrying sth that you need in order to help you to perform a task: He was armed with all the facts. + I sat down by the lake armed with a pair of binoculars.
the armed forces
(BrE also the armed services)
[pl.] a country's army, navy and air force
heavily, well | lightly | fully
The soldiers were all armed with automatic rifles.
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