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armour-plated

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  • The truth probably is that we do not so much lack manners as suffer from a sort of armour-plated manner.

    Windfalls (AKA Alpha of the Plough) Alfred George Gardiner
  • Only the powder-magazines were armour-plated, but the plates used were of the strongest kind.

    Freeland Theodor Hertzka
  • This relied on 13-feet-thick sides to protect her crew, but was not armour-plated.

    The British Navy Book Cyril Field
  • It was armour-plated, had jaws like scimitars, and underneath its body was a forest of legs.

    A Voyage to Arcturus David Lindsay
  • You kin no longer afford to go on with an antiquated, ante-diluvian, armour-plated wheel.

  • Big heavy marching boots, armour-plated on the sole and so large that they looked and felt like barges.

    Into the Jaws of Death Jack O'Brien
  • The dragons of the prime that tare each other in their slime have yielded place to eighty-ton guns and armour-plated turret-ships.

    Falling in Love Grant Allen
  • Carried also my armour-plated umbrella, which can be used (on emergencies) as a shield to quick-firing guns.

  • Victoria wants an armour-plated ship, for which she will partly pay, and a training ship, and Sir John Pakington has assented.

  • Expected it to be armour-plated, or fitted with arial torpedoes, or something of that sort.

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