Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.


Thus they spake, and Ajax was arming himself in splendid brass.

The Englishman turned to give Stubbs orders for arming the crew.

It could be seen that England was also arming against France.

"I don't know who they can be all arming against," one said.

And when they made an end of their arming they rode back with all haste.

We should only be arming masked men with daggers instead of cudgels.

Subscriptions, however, for arming the militia, go on slowly.

Blocks are struck with the aid of an arming or blocking press.

Of course provision for arming, equipping, etc., must be made.

But might must find a pretext for arming itself; and what is the pretext?