What does armour mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. armor, armour(noun)

    a military unit consisting of armored fighting vehicles

  2. armor, armour(noun)

    protective covering made of metal and used in combat

  3. armor, armour(verb)

    tough more-or-less rigid protective covering of an animal or plant

  4. armor, armour(verb)

    equip with armor

Freebase

  1. Armour

    Armour or armor is protective covering used to prevent damage from being inflicted to an object, individual or a vehicle through use of direct contact weapons or projectiles, usually during combat, or from damage caused by a potentially dangerous environment or action. Personal armour is used to protect soldiers, and war animals such as war horses. Vehicle armour is used on warships and armoured fighting vehicles.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Armour

    ärm′ur, n. defensive arms or dress: heraldic insignia: plating of ships of war.—adj. Armō′rial, belonging to armour, or to the arms of a family.—ns. Arm′our-bear′er; Arm′ourer, a maker or repairer of, or one who has the charge of, armour.—adj. Arm′our-plat′ed.—ns. Arm′oury, Arm′ory, the place in which arms are made or kept: a collection of ancient armour; Coat′-arm′our, originally a vest of silk embroidered in colours, worn by a knight over his armour. [See Arm (2).]

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of armour in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of armour in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of armour in a Sentence

  1. Corinna Freedman:

    Under Armour has proven to be a formidable opponent in the sponsorship arena.

  2. Emilio Collins:

    Under Armour and the National Basketball Association share a commitment to basketball, fitness, and healthy living.

  3. Lisa Smoczynski:

    I've got Under Armour, lined pants, fleece-lined jeans — let's see, one, two, three, four, five layers. Insulated gloves, insulated boots, the heaviest socks available. Under Armour hat. All the joys of life.

  4. Lisa Smoczynski:

    It's challenging, i've got Under Armour, lined pants, fleece-lined jeans — let's see, one, two, three, four, five layers. Insulated gloves, insulated boots, the heaviest socks available. Under Armour hat. All the joys of life.

  5. Douglas Adams, The Guardian:

    The idea that Bill Gates has appeared like a knight in shining armour to lead all customers out of a mire of technological chaos neatly ignores the fact that it was he, by peddling second-rate technology, who led them into it in the first place.

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