From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englisharmedarmed /ɑːmd $ ɑːrmd/ ●●○S3W3 adjective 🔊 🔊 1WEAPONcarrying weapons, especially a gun opp unarmed 🔊 Armed police raided the building. 🔊 The Minister was kidnapped by armed men on his way to the airport. 🔊 The prisoners were kept under armed guard.armed with 🔊 The suspect is armed with a shotgun. 🔊 She got ten years in prison for armed robbery (=stealing using a gun). 🔊 The president fears that armed conflict (=a war) is possible. 🔊 There is very little support for an armed struggle (=fighting with weapons) against the government. 🔊 a heavily armed battleship 🔊 Many of the gangs are armed to the teeth (=carrying a lot of weapons).2READYhaving the knowledge, skills, or equipment you need to do somethingarmed with 🔊 She came to the meeting armed with all the facts and figures to prove us wrong. 🔊 I went out, armed with my binoculars, to see what I could find in the fields.