Definitions for Armadaɑrˈmɑ də, -ˈmeɪ-

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

Ar•ma•daɑrˈmɑ də, -ˈmeɪ-(n.)(pl.)-das.

  1. Category: Western History

    Ref: Also called Spanish Armada.

  2. (l.c.) any fleet of warships.

    Category: Military

  3. (l.c.) a large group or force of vehicles, airplanes, etc.:

    an armada of transport trucks.

Origin of Armada:

1525–35; < Sp < VL *armāta; see army

Princeton's WordNet

  1. armada(noun)

    a large fleet

Wiktionary

  1. armada(Noun)

    A fleet of warships, especially with reference to the Spanish Armada.

  2. armada(Noun)

    Any large army or fleet of military vessels.

  3. Armada(ProperNoun)

    The Spanish Armada which sailed against England in 1588

  4. Origin: From armada fleet or navy, from armata

Webster Dictionary

  1. Armada(verb)

    a fleet of armed ships; a squadron. Specifically, the Spanish fleet which was sent to assail England, a. d. 1558

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  1. Armada

    Armada is a village in Macomb County in the U.S. state of Michigan. The population was 1,730 at the 2010 census. The 2008 Census Bureau Estimate places the population at 1,657. The village is located within Armada Township. A country fair is held in the village each August.


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Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary

army(noun)

a large number of men armed and organized for war

The two armies met at dawn.

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