Armipotent Ar*mip"o*tent, a. [L. armipotents; arma arms + potens powerful, p. pr. of posse to be able.] Powerful in arms; mighty in battle. [1913 Webster]

The temple stood of Mars armipotent. --Dryden. [1913 Webster]

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  • armipotent — /ahr mip euh tnt/, adj. Archaic. strong in battle. [1350 1400; < L armipotent (s. of armipotens potent in arms). See ARM2, I , POTENT] * * * …   Universalium

  • armipotent — (ˈ)är|mipəd.ənt adjective Etymology: Middle English, from Latin armipotent , armipotens, from arma arms + potent , potens powerful more at arm, potent archaic : powerful in arms : mighty in battle …   Useful english dictionary

  • armipotent — ar|mi|po|tent <aus gleichbed. lat. armipotens, Gen. armipotentis> (veraltet) waffenmächtig, kriegsstark …   Das große Fremdwörterbuch

  • armipotent — ar·mip·o·tent …   English syllables

  • armipotent — /aˈmɪpətənt/ (say ah mipuhtuhnt) adjective mighty in arms or war. {Middle English, from Latin armipotens powerful in arms} …   Australian English dictionary

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  • Bellipotent — Bel*lip o*tent, a. [L. bellipotens; bellum war + potens powerful, p. pr. of posse to be able.] Mighty in war; armipotent. [R.] Blount. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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