Definition of armored
1a : equipped or protected with armorb : equipped with armored fighting vehicles an armored division
2 : marked by the use of armor armored combat
Examples of armored in a Sentence
a ship with an armored hull
Additional armored divisions were deployed to the eastern front.
Recent Examples of armored from the Web
The naval activity in the Baltic comes months after NATO established new brigades in Estonia, Lithuania and Latvia, beefed up by prepositioned American tanks and heavy armored vehicles.
Two nights later, military units launched a full-scale assault on the square, firing their rifles and driving armored vehicles into crowds that lined the surrounding streets.
According to police scanner conversations, sheriff’s deputies mobilized a robot at the scene and were using an armored response vehicle to try to get in.
MOSUL, Iraq (AP) — U.S. Army Col. Pat Work and a small team of about a dozen soldiers drove through western Mosul in two unmarked armored vehicles.
Pat Work and a small team of about a dozen soldiers drove through western Mosul in two unmarked armored vehicles to warn Iraqi forces of a pressing threat: friendly fire.
The United Arab Emirates, with its own phobia of the Brotherhood, joined the Egyptians in sending armored vehicles, advisers, and attack aircraft.
One armored police SWAT vehicle could be seen in the area.
About 18 trucks were included in the event, mostly city vehicles like a salt spreader from public works, and an armored vehicle from the police department.
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First Known Use of armored
ARMORED Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of armored for English Language Learners
: covered in flat pieces of metal : protected by armor
: having soldiers and vehicles that are protected with armor
: using soldiers and vehicles that are protected with armor
ARMORED Defined for Kids
Definition of armored for Students
: protected by or equipped with armor armored cars
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