noun[mass noun] • historical
- Flexible armour consisting of small metal rings linked together.More example sentences
- It was a fairly old man, donned in full armour and chain mail.
- The copper turned the arrowhead into a lethal weapon capable of splitting chain mail and armour.
- She nodded silently and then threw her arms around him, feeling only the cold metal chinks of his chain mail beneath his tunic.
More definitions of chain mailDefinition of chain mail in:
- The US English dictionary