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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR UNARMED

You are three armed and mounted men, and we are only two, unarmed and on foot.

Yes, of course; mercy--and comfort--and every sort of unarmed aid--to rebels.

Easton and I were unarmed, but the Eskimos each carried a 45-90 Winchester rifle.

Unarmed and taken at a vantage, I was struck down and pinioned in a moment.

She was alone and unarmed against four, so there could be no danger.

But we have nothing to say to the unarmed either in gymnastic exercises or in these contests.

Rifles in a place like this—and two unarmed strangers against them!

Through his mind it flashed that they were five, and he but one; for his companion was unarmed.

He was unarmed and he was carrying a vital message that had to get through.

The old man, for he is an old man, went down the stairs naked and unarmed.

WORD ORIGIN

c.1300, "with armor removed," from un- (1) "not" + armed.

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