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. 2001.

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

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  • armored — 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

  • 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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