Usage examples for armed

  1. He is armed with the latest military weapons. – Mutineer by Robert J. Shea
  2. The greater number, also, of those that armed and fought the enemy, were saved, and very few taken, amongst whom were Lysandridas and Thearidas, two men of great power and reputation amongst the Megalopolitans; and therefore the soldiers, as soon as they were taken, brought them to Cleomenes. – Plutarch-Lives-of-the-noble-Grecians-and-Romans by Clough, Arthur Hugh
  3. So the king sent a body of armed men on foot and horse, to take back the treasure Strong- Back was carrying away with him. – The Grey Fairy Book by Andrew Lang
  4. Therefore, when he saw how few in number and badly armed were they on board the ship, he thought it best to remain silent as to the fate of the boat's crew. – The Captain of the Kansas by Louis Tracy
  5. Orthon, thinking it was his master returning, at once started up and found himself face to face with five armed men in the first chamber. – Marguerite de Valois by Alexandre Dumas
  6. Not likely- But you see, Willis, the Huks have had armed forces for a long time. – A Matter of Importance by William Fitzgerald Jenkins
  7. We are the prisoners of one badly- armed young man and a wounded boy." – The Northern Iron 1907 by George A. Birmingham
  8. It was at night too, and he was armed with a pistol!" – The Man From the Clouds by J. Storer Clouston
  9. Will you permit me to inquire whether you are armed?" – Archibald Malmaison by Julian Hawthorne
  10. There were men each side of the bank; they were armed men, and their arms were pointed at us. – By Desert Ways to Baghdad by Louisa Jebb
  11. I then walked to Jacquet's, armed with a pistol and a cane, though I only meant to beat him. – The Memoires of Casanova, Complete The Rare Unabridged London Edition Of 1894, plus An Unpublished Chapter of History, By Arthur Symons by Jacques Casanova de Seingalt
  12. Here we found Herman Mordaunt and a dozen of his people, all armed, ready to receive Us. – Satanstoe by James Fenimore Cooper
  13. Knowing, however, that we are well armed, and likely to be prepared for them, they will not attack us openly; yet they will, if they can, steal up to our camp, and try to take us by surprise." – In the Rocky Mountains by W. H. G. Kingston
  14. Kepenau said that he and four of the best- armed of his people would set out early in the afternoon to look for our friend. – Afar in the Forest by W.H.G. Kingston
  15. They formed a body of well- armed cavalry, gentlemen and their servants, to the number of a hundred men. – Lays of the Scottish Cavaliers and Other Poems by W.E. Aytoun
  16. You are heavily armed, Tegakwita. – The Road to Frontenac by Samuel Merwin
  17. We have a long pull before us, and if armed men are seen in the boat we must be chased. – A Sea Queen's Sailing by Charles Whistler
  18. Shackleford was killed on the spot, and Henry was slightly wounded by a shot gun with which Parham was armed." – The Anti-Slavery Examiner, Omnibus by American Anti-Slavery Society
  19. The people, however, who loved him, followed, armed, to see that he came to no harm. – The Blue Fairy Book by Various
  20. It is said that they not only escaped death but have returned to Earth armed with the weapons of the red planet. – Giants on the Earth by Sterner St. Paul Meek