Synonyms for (noun) shield

carapace, shell, shield, cuticle

hard outer covering or case of certain organisms such as arthropods and turtles

LESS SPECIFIC: scute


shield, buckler

armor carried on the arm to intercept blows

LESS SPECIFIC: armor, armour


shield

a protective covering or structure

Synonyms for (verb) shield

shield, screen

protect, hide, or conceal from danger or harm

LESS SPECIFIC: protect


shield, harbor, harbour

hold back a thought or feeling about

She is harboring a grudge against him

LESS SPECIFIC: hide, conceal