unarmed

[ uhn-ahrmd ]
/ ʌnˈɑrmd /

adjective

without weapons or armor.
not having claws, thorns, scales, etc., as animals or plants.
(of an artillery shell) not armed.

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Origin of unarmed

A Middle English word dating back to 1250–1300; see origin at un-1, armed2
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British Dictionary definitions for unarmed

unarmed
/ (ʌnˈɑːmd) /

adjective

without weapons
(of animals and plants) having no claws, prickles, spines, thorns, or similar structures
of or relating to a projectile that does not use a detonator to initiate explosive action
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