- a fleet of warships
- a fleet of military aircraft
- [A-] a fleet of warships sent against England by Spain in 1588 but destroyed
Origin of armadaSp, an armed force from Classical Latin armata, feminine of armatus, past participle of armare: see arm, transitive verb
- A fleet of warships.
- A large group of moving things: an armada of ants crossing the lawn.
Origin of armadaSpanish from Medieval Latin armāta ; see army .
- The Spanish Armada which sailed against England in 1588
armada - Computer Definition
An earlier brand name for laptop computers from Compaq. The line was noted for its quality and innovative features.