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Deprive or free (someone) of arms or armour.
- ‘It took only moments for her to unarm the man and have him kneeling, gasping and begging for mercy.’
- ‘But wouldn't an enemy have the sense to unarm her?’
- ‘Helen and Paris go to help unarm Hector after his day's combat.’
We take a look at several popular, though confusing, punctuation marks.
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The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.