The Collaborative International Dictionary
Armed \Armed\, a.
Furnished with weapons of offense or defense; furnished with the means of security or protection. ``And armed host.''
Furnished with whatever serves to add strength, force, or efficiency.
A distemper eminently armed from heaven.
(Her.) Having horns, beak, talons, etc; -- said of beasts and birds of prey.
Armed at all points (Blazoning), completely incased in armor, sometimes described as armed cap-[`a]-pie.
Armed en flute. (Naut.) See under Flute.
Armed magnet, a magnet provided with an armature.
Armed neutrality. See under Neutrality.