a male attendant bearing the or arms of a warrior or knight.
And David came to Saul and stood before him, and Saul loved him greatly, and he became his armor bearer.
A Child’s Story Garden Various
He had called his armor bearer for another purpose than to speak of her.
The Continental Monthly, Vol. 6, No 4, October, 1864 Various
When they had numbered, behold, Jonathan and his armor bearer were not there.
The World English Bible (WEB), The Old Testament, Complete Various
a male attendant bearing the or arms of a warrior or knight. Historical Examples And his armorbearer said to him, “Do all that is in thine heart: turn thee, behold I am with thee according to thy wish.” The Bible Story Rev. Newton Marshall Hall And that first slaughter, which Jonathan and his armorbearer made, […]
covered with . Historical Examples armor-clad casemates are beginning to take the place of masonry. Scientific American Supplement, No. 598, June 18, 1887 Various Everything has happened that could wreck our married happiness, but we are now armor-clad against infelicity. Old Valentines Munson Aldrich Havens Those of the old magnates who did not become knights […]
(of bullets, artillery shells, etc.) designed especially for piercing armor. Contemporary Examples And nobody needs a 30-round clip of high-velocity, steel-jacketed, armor-piercing ordnance for target shooting. One Redneck’s Gun Stand Joe McLean February 12, 2013 Evidence of execution-style gunshots with armor-piercing bullets has emerged. Ukraine Is On the Verge Of War And Putin Is To […]
- Armor plate
a plate or plating of specially hardened steel used to cover warships, tanks, aircraft, fortifications, etc., to protect them from enemy fire. Historical Examples In France “armor plate patriotism” is sustained by the same methods, and in part by the same money. The Unpopular Review Vol. I Various This third line of trenches was protected […]