armipotent

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armipotent

(ɑːˈmɪpətənt)
adj
(Military) literary strong in arms or war
[C14: from Latin armipotēns, from arma arms + potēns powerful, from posse to be able]
arˈmipotence n
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The doggerel verse unmasks the treachery of Bertram's "devoted friend, sir, the manifold linguist and the armipotent soldier" (4.3.223-24).
As Bertram listens to these verbal proofs of Parolles' utter infidelity, a fellow officer volunteers a sardonic comment: "This is your devoted friend, the manifold linguist and armipotent soldier" (4.3.236).