Third-person singular simple present indicative form of shield Protects.
Shields Sentence Examples
The eyes are hidden by shields of the skin.
On the next day the procession passed on to another mansio; this continued till the 24th, when the shields were replaced in their sacrarium.
His story has been dramatized by Max Ring, Die Genfer (1850), by Jose Echegaray, La Muerte en los Labios (1880), by Albert Hamann, Servet (1881), and by Prof. Shields, The Reformer of Geneva (1897).
One led due north from York past forts at Catterick Bridge, Piers Bridge, Binchester, Lanchester, Ebchester to the wall and to Scotland, while branches through Chester-le-Street reached the Tyne Bridge (Pons Aelius) at Newcastle and the Tyne mouth at South Shields.
The arms required were probably a sword, helmet, coat of mail and one or two spears and shields.