vizor

Part of speech: noun

A projecting piece on the front of a cap or helmet. visor.

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Usage examples "vizor":

  1. He was represented to be a young man, but of a fierce and hideous aspect; the under part of his face was covered with his black beard, and he always wore on his head a huge heavy cap, which covered his brows, shaded his eyes from sight, and concealed his face nearly as effectually as a vizor. - "La Vendée An Historical Romance", Anthony Trollope.
  2. The Cymrian starts, and stays his lifted hand, 76 For at that name from Harold's vizor shone Genevra's eyes! - "The Poetical Works of Sir Edward Bulwer Lytton, Bart. M.P.", Edward Bulwer Lytton.
  3. The king raised his fingers to the vizor of his helmet in acknowledgment of their salute. - "The Mad King", Edgar Rice Burroughs.