Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR SHIELDS

From the shields, there is not one of these vessels which hath not knight or baron aboard.

She saw the war-caps, shields, and war-coats, and her heart sank.

You will now, on opening them, have two shields, as in Fig. 2.

Now paste one of these shields in the centre of your yellow window-pane.

The Iroquois had shields of hide stretched on hoop for defensive armor.

They captured about two hundred shields, and set up a trophy.

Then, too, so runs the order, let the shields be brightly polished.

And they all had brass helmets and purple tunics, and greaves, and their shields uncovered .

Big guns were made of drain-pipes and shields of the wood from packing-cases.

When this was ended, again the heralds struck their shields, and the contests began.