verb (used with object)
Origin of armor
Related formsar·mor·less, adjectivean·ti·ar·mor, adjectivesub·ar·mor, noun
Examples from the Web for armoured
The armoured plates on the undamaged places on bombers, cut down losses by something like 30 per cent.
French troops in armoured personnel carriers rolled through the streets of Kidal in northern Mali on Wednesday.No Quick Fix For Mali: French Troops Can’t End Crisis|William Lloyd George|January 30, 2013|DAILY BEAST
In the straggling line battleships and cruisers, armoured and unarmoured, were mingled together.
In the centre were the two little battleships, with the armoured cruisers, "Lai-yuen" and "King-yuen," to right and left of them.
No man fought an armoured motor car more gallantly and successfully than Commander Sampson, the famous airman.The Childrens' Story of the War, Volume 3 (of 10)|James Edward Parrott
I took advantage of his escort to carry out a long-cherished desire to see the wreck of the armoured train at Kraipann.South African Memories|Lady Sarah Wilson
It had been one of the tenets of war that armoured ships were more than a match for shore batteries.Billy Barcroft, R.N.A.S.|Percy F. Westerman
British Dictionary definitions for armoured (1 of 2)
British Dictionary definitions for armoured (2 of 2)
Idioms and Phrases with armoured
see chink in one's armor; knight in shining armor.