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  • n. Plural form of vizor.

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Examples

  • Let the suits of the masquers be graceful, and such as become the person, when the vizors are off; not after examples of known attires; Turke, soldiers, mariners, and the like.

    The Essays

  • Ascalante he did not know; he could not see through the closed vizors of the armored conspirators, and Rinaldo had pulled his slouch cap down above his eyes.

    Wings in the Night

  • They have some sweet ones at REI with all kinds of crazy vents and vizors and strappy things, and they are all aerodynamic and everything.

    slemondropp Diary Entry

  • The Arabs drew their head-clothes tightly across their noses, and pulled the brow-folds forward like vizors with only a narrow, loose-flapping slit of vision.

    Seven Pillars of Wisdom

  • It was, therefore, found necessary by an Act passed in the 3rd year of Henry VIII. to order that no person should appear abroad like mummers, covering their faces with vizors, and in disguised apparel, under pain of three months 'imprisonment; and a penalty of 20s. was declared against such as kept vizors in their house for the purpose of mumming.

    Christmas: Its Origin and Associations Together with Its Historical Events and Festive Celebrations During Nineteen Centuries

  • Soon their helmets were cracked and their shields dented and carved and their hauberks in rags, and hardly could they see between the bars of their vizors for the sweat and blood in their eyes.

    King Arthur's Knights The Tales Re-told for Boys & Girls

  • They mowed and gnashed at him, and heaved their swords about him; then suddenly their vizors went up and he looked into their faces.

    King Arthur's Knights The Tales Re-told for Boys & Girls

  • The ushers were young women from the University of Upsala, wearing white uni - versity caps with black vizors, and sashes in the university colors.

    The Story of a Pioneer

  • The ushers were young women from the University of Upsala, wearing white university caps with black vizors, and sashes in the university colors.

    The Story of a Pioneer

  • A good many of them were still in their masks and dominos, though these, for the most part, removed their vizors before playing.

    Wyoming, a Story of the Outdoor West

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