All 10 of the least armed (including the District of Columbia) voted for Barack Obama.
The government and the armed opposition have signed a ceasefire, in a hopeful step after weeks of bloody fighting.
armed with new research (PDF), proponents are challenging that conventional wisdom.
Then they took me to the car surrounded by armed men with cars, who seemed to protect them.
It will be two independent nations fighting, armed with conventional weapons and no shortage of bad blood between them.
Adams armed himself with a cowhide, and watched for his victim.
The legions which she sends forth are armed, not with the sword, but with the cross.
Or, since now I was armed, why could I not boldly start an assault?
Two guards, armed to the teeth, would be in it, and the door was closed.
It was again restored on the dissolution of the armed neutrality.
"upper limb," Old English earm "arm," from Proto-Germanic *armaz (cf. Old Saxon, Danish, Swedish, Middle Dutch, German arm, Old Norse armr, Old Frisian erm), from PIE root *ar- "fit, join" (cf. Sanskrit irmah "arm," Armenian armukn "elbow," Old Prussian irmo "arm," Greek arthron "a joint," Latin armus "shoulder"). Arm of the sea was in Old English. Arm-twister "powerful persuader" is from 1938. Arm-wrestling is from 1899.
They wenten arme in arme yfere Into the gardyn [Chaucer]
"weapon," c.1300, armes (plural) "weapons of a warrior," from Old French armes (plural), "arms, war, warfare," mid-13c., from Latin arma "weapons" (including armor), literally "tools, implements (of war)," from PIE root *ar- "fit, join" (see arm (n.1)). The notion seems to be "that which is fitted together." Meaning "heraldic insignia" (in coat of arms, etc.) is early 14c.; originally they were borne on shields of fully armed knights or barons.
arm 1 (ärm)
An upper limb of the human body, connecting the hand and wrist to the shoulder.
used to denote power (Ps. 10:15; Ezek. 30:21; Jer. 48:25). It is also used of the omnipotence of God (Ex. 15:16; Ps. 89:13; 98:1; 77:15; Isa. 53:1; John 12:38; Acts 13:17)