Definition of helmet:

part of speech: noun

Defensive armour for the head; in her., the representation of a helmet, denoting, by modifications in form, certain gradations of rank; in bot., an arched concave petal or sepal, or a part of one, as the upper lip of several labiate flowers.

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To give a blow to; to hit with some force; to make an attack; to act upon in any way, as by a blow; to dash; to act on by beating against; to notify by sound; to sound, as a bell; to coin or mint; to lower or take down, as a sail or flag; to ratify, as a bargain; to alarm; to surprise; to affect suddenly in any particular manner; to refrain from work in a body, as workmen for the redress of some grievance, or for the increase of wages. ...