armored

adjective ar·mored \ ˈär-mərd \

Definition of armored

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

Examples of armored in a Sentence

  1. a ship with an armored hull

  2. Additional armored divisions were deployed to the eastern front.

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First Known Use of armored

1564


ARMORED Defined for English Language Learners

armored

adjective

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

armored

adjective ar·mored \ ˈär-mərd \

Definition of armored for Students

:protected by or equipped with armor
  • armored cars

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