Sentence Examples


  • She lifted her hand to shield her eyes from the sun.
  • She lifted a hand to shield her eyes from the evening sun while she talked to him.
  • He maintained a shield around it that made it invisible to those who didn't know where it was.
  • THE Norman Cavalry Attacks The English Shield Wall.
  • In his seventieth year, as lieutenant-general of the North, he led the English host on the great day of Flodden, earning a patent of the dukedom of Norfolk, dated 1 February 1513/4, and that strange patent which granted to him and his heirs that they should bear in the midst of the silver bend of their Howard shield a demi-lion stricken in the mouth with an arrow, in the right colours of the arms of the king of Scotland.