Definitions For Shield


  • Hard outer covering or case of certain organisms such as arthropods and turtles
  • Armor carried on the arm to intercept blows
  • A protective covering or structure
  • A large piece of metal, wood, etc., carried by someone (such as a soldier or police officer) for protection
  • Something that defends or protects someone or something
  • A police officer's badge


  • Protect, hide, or conceal from danger or harm
  • Hold back a thought or feeling about
  • To cover and protect (someone or something)
  • To prevent (someone or something) from being seen

Is Shield a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

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Words with Friends

The word Shield is worth 10 points in Scrabble and 10 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Shield in a Sentence

  • The heat shield on a space shuttle
  • The slightly built boy used his sharp wit as a shield against the school's bullies
  • Celebrities who are shielded by a cluster of bodyguards whenever they appear in public
  • She shielded her eyes from the sun with her hand

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