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unarmed
American English: /ˌənˈɑrmd/
British English: /ʌnˈɑːmd/

Translation of unarmed in Spanish:

adjective

  • (person)
    Example sentences
    • Soldiers wearing flak jackets and armed with automatic weapons replaced unarmed police at checkpoints in Suva.
    • Armed officers, alongside unarmed colleagues, carried out a search of the nearby area and the woman was found.
    • It would be more efficient if the central government just admitted that it was wrong to fire on unarmed civilians and put the matter to rest.

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