-armed


-armed
[[t]-ɑː(r)md[/t]]
1) COMB in ADJ-GRADED -armed is used with adjectives to indicate what kind of arms someone has.

...plump-armed women in cotton dresses.

2) COMB in ADJ-GRADED -armed is used with adjectives such as `nuclear' and nouns such as `missile' to form adjectives that indicate what kind of weapons an army or person has.

The government is not willing to forsake its status as a nuclear-armed power.

3) See also armed

English dictionary. 2008.


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