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armadillo a mammal whose body is protected by hard, bony plates. Armadillos live in Central and South America, and the southern United States. Some kinds of armadillos are only six inches long; other kinds grow up to four feet in length. They eat mostly insects and are related to sloths and anteaters.
armament (usually plural) the total military power of a country, including weapons and supplies.
armchair a chair having supports at the sides for resting one's arms.
armed forces all the military services of a country.
Armenia a country in southwestern Asia. Yerevan is the capital of Armenia.
armistice an agreement by groups of people or countries at war to stop fighting; truce.
armor a suit made of leather, metal, or other strong material, worn to protect the body during battle. [4 definitions]
armored wearing or being covered by armor.
armory a place where weapons and other military equipment are made or stored.
armour a spelling of armor used in Canada and Britain. See armor for more information.
armoury a spelling of armory used in Canada and Britain. See armory for more information.
armpit the hollow formed beneath the arm at the shoulder.
army a large group of soldiers trained to use weapons to fight on land. [3 definitions]
aroma a pleasant smell; fragrance.
a roof over one's head a place to live; home; shelter.
arose past tense of arise.
around in a circle. [12 definitions]
around the bend (informal) crazy; insane.
around the clock through all twenty-four hours; without stopping.
arouse to awaken (someone) from sleep. [2 definitions]
arrange to put in some kind of order, pattern, or design. [3 definitions]