armor synonyms

Here's a list of possible synonyms and antonyms for the term armor:


Princeton's WordNet

  1. armor, armournoun

    protective covering made of metal and used in combat

    Synonyms:
    armor, armour

  2. armor, armournoun

    a military unit consisting of armored fighting vehicles

    Synonyms:
    armor, armour

  3. armor, armourverb

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

    Synonyms:
    armor, armour

  4. armor, armourverb

    equip with armor

    Synonyms:
    armor, armour

Wiktionary

  1. armornoun

    To provide something with an analogous form of protection.

    Synonyms:
    chitin, horn, carapace

  2. armornoun

    Metal plate, protecting a ship, military vehicle, or aircraft.

    Synonyms:
    armor plate, armour plate

  3. armornoun

    A military formation consisting primarily of tanks or other armoured fighting vehicles, collectively.

    Synonyms:
    mechanized, cavalry

  4. armornoun

    Synonyms:
    suit of armor, plate, mail, body armour, chain mail, suit of armour, body armor

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. armor

    Arms are implements of attack; armor is a defensive covering. The knight put on his armor; he grasped his arms. With the disuse of defensive armor the word has practically gone out of military use, but it is still employed in the navy, where the distinction is clearly preserved; any vessel provided with cannon is an armed vessel; an armored ship is an ironclad. Anything that can be wielded in fight may become a weapon, as a pitchfork or a paving-stone; arms are especially made and designed for conflict.

    Synonyms:
    accouterments, arms, harness, mail, weapons

Editors Contribution

  1. chitin

    hard or protective

    the spiders armor or chitin is very hard.

    Submitted by rinat on September 4, 2019

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. armornoun

    Synonyms:
    defensive clothing, coat of mail

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

armour, weave, shield, armoured, twill, suit, shields, armored, shielding, sonic



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