Translation of "shield" - English-Turkish dictionary

shield

noun [ C ] uk us /ʃiːld/
METAL OBJECT

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

kalkan
PROTECTION

a person or thing used as protection

kalkan, siper, koruyucu
The hostages are being used as human shields.

(Translation of “shield noun” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)