Simple Definition of armada
: a large group of ships, boats, etc.
Full Definition of armada
1 : a fleet of warships
2 : a large force or group usually of moving things
Examples of armada in a sentence
an armada of fishing boats
<an armada of ships sailing up the coast>
Origin and Etymology of armada
Spanish, from Medieval Latin armata army, fleet, from Latin, feminine of armatus, past participle of armare to arm, from arma
First Known Use: 1533
ARMADA Defined for Kids
Definition of armada for Students
: a large fleet of warships
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