unarmed

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adjective un·armed \ˌən-ˈärmd\

Definition of unarmed

  1. 1 :  not armed or armored unarmed civilians; also :  not using or involving a weapon unarmed robbery

  2. 2 :  having no hard and sharp projections (such as spines, spurs, or claws)

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First Known Use of unarmed

14th century


UNARMED Defined for English Language Learners

unarmed

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Definition of unarmed for English Language Learners

  • : not having a weapon : not armed

  • : not using or involving a weapon


UNARMED Defined for Kids

unarmed

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adjective un·armed \ˌən-ˈärmd\

Definition of unarmed for Students

  1. :  having no weapons or armor


Medical Dictionary

unarmed

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adjective un·armed \ˌən-ˈärmd\

Medical Definition of unarmed

  1. :  having no arms or armlike projections an unarmed tapeworm


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