Synonyms and Antonyms of armor
means or method of defending
- The skunk's primary armor is the foul-smelling fluid that it can eject.
aegis (also egis), ammunition, buckler, cover, defense, guard, protection, safeguard, screen, security, shield, wall, ward
something that encloses another thing especially to protect it
- The crab's armor makes it difficult prey for some smaller predators.
capsule, case, casing, cocoon, cover, covering, encasement, housing, hull, husk, jacket, pod, sheath, shell
cartridge, cassette (also casette)
carapace, house, mail, panoply, plate, plating, shield
cuticle, hide, skin
envelope, package, wrapper
backing, coating, coverture, facing