Webster 1913 Edition
A part of a helmet, arranged so as to lift or open, and so show the face. The openings for seeing and breathing are generally in it.
A mask used to disfigure or disguise.“My very visor began to assume life.”
My weaker government since, makes you pull off the
Sir P. Sidney.
The fore piece of a cap, projecting over, and protecting the eyes.
Webster 1828 Edition
1.A head piece or mask used to disfigure and disguise.
My weaker government since, makes you pull off the visor.
Swarms of knaves the visor quite disgrace.
2.A perforated part of a helmet.