ar|mored [ `armərd ] adjective usually before noun
an armored vehicle, such as a TANK or a car for an important person, is covered with layers of hard metal to protect it from attack

Usage of the words and phrases in modern English. 2013.

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  • armored — [är′mərd] adj. 1. covered with armor or armor plate 2. equipped with armored vehicles [an armored division] …   English World dictionary

  • armored — armored; un·armored; …   English syllables

  • Armored — Ar mored, a. Clad with armor. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • armored — index immune, protective, safe, secure (free from danger) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • Armored — Filmdaten Deutscher Titel Armored Produktionsland USA …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • armored — /ahr meuhrd/, adj. 1. protected by armor or armor plate. 2. provided with or using armored equipment, as tanks or armored cars: an armored unit; an armored patrol. [1595 1605; ARMOR + ED3] * * * …   Universalium

  • armored — adjective Date: 1594 1. a. equipped or protected with armor b. equipped with armored fighting vehicles < an armored division > 2. marked by the use of armor < armored combat > …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • armored — ar•mored [[t]ˈɑr mərd[/t]] adj. 1) protected by armor 2) mil equipped with armored vehicles • Etymology: 1595–1605 …   From formal English to slang

  • armored — adjective 1. protected by armor (used of persons or things military) (Freq. 2) • Syn: ↑armoured • Ant: ↑unarmored • Similar to: ↑armor clad, ↑armour clad, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • armored — adjective a) Clad or equipped with arms or armor. b) Covered with armor, as a ship or the face of a fortification; armor plated. Ant: nonarmored, unarmored …   Wiktionary

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