Translation of "shield" - English-Spanish dictionary

shield

noun uk /ʃiːld/

a large, flat object that soldiers hold in front of their bodies to protect themselves

escudo
verb uk /ʃiːld/

to protect someone or something from something bad

proteger
She shielded her eyes from the sun.

(Translation of “shield” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

shield

noun /ʃiːld/

a broad piece of metal, wood etc carried as a protection against weapons

escudo
The police were issued with riot shields.

something or someone that protects

escudo
A thick steel plate acted as a heat shield.

a trophy shaped like a shield won in a sporting competition etc

placa
My son has won the archery shield.

(Translation of “shield” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)