verb (used with object)
Words nearby armor
Origin of armor
OTHER WORDS FROM armorar·mor·less, adjectivean·ti·ar·mor, adjectivesub·ar·mor, noun
Examples from the Web for armor
And he would especially like American FGM-148 Javelins, man-portable anti-tank missiles to hit at Russian armor.
This would seem reasonable, since in that direction lay the only territory open enough for swift attack by armor.Blood in the Sand: When James Jones Wrote a Grunt’s View of D-Day|James Jones|November 15, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Russian ground forces, including infantry and armor units, are being permanently stationed in key areas.
As a kid, you'd admired pictures of knights in burnished suits of armor.Whatever You Do Someone Will Die. A Short Story About Impossible Choices in Iraq|Nathan Bradley Bethea|August 31, 2014|DAILY BEAST
A similar pattern occurred when metal swords, armor, cavalry charges and dense infantry ranks developed.
Hervey, cowering in the chair, thus met with an antagonist against whom he had no armor.The Green Mummy|Fergus Hume
Only one shot was fired, but it failed to penetrate the armor.
Come now, let us change our shields, and put upon us the armor of these Greeks.Stories of the Old world|Alfred John Church
One might have taken this diving apparatus for a suit of armor, both supple and resisting.
Fast asleep is Armor lying—do not touch him, do not wake him; but Armor had to be awakened.
British Dictionary definitions for armor
Idioms and Phrases with armor
see chink in one's armor; knight in shining armor.