Argosy vs Armada - What's the difference?

argosy | armada |


As a proper noun argosy

is (popular anglicism of) the.

As a noun armada is

army.

argosy

English

Noun

(argosies)
  • A merchant ship.
  • A merchant flotilla, fleet.
  • * 1594 , Shakespeare, :
  • Gremio, 'tis known my father hath no less Than three great argosies , besides two galliasses, And twelve tight galleys; these I will assure her, And twice as much, whate'er thou offer'st next.
  • A collection of lore.
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    armada

    English

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • A fleet of warships, especially with reference to the Spanish Armada.
  • Any large army or fleet of military vessels.
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