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Translation of "shield" - English-Turkish dictionary

shield

noun [C]     /ʃiːld/
METAL OBJECT
a large, flat object that police officers and soldiers hold in front of their bodies to protect themselves kalkan Hand weaponsHandguns and rifles
PROTECTION
a person or thing used as protection kalkan, siper, koruyucu The hostages are being used as human shields.Defending and protectingBacking, supporting and defendingPreserving and saving
(Definition of shield noun from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)
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