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Princeton's WordNet

  1. shieldedadjective

    (used especially of machinery) protected by a shield to prevent injury


  1. shieldedadjective

    provided with a shield

  2. shieldedadjective

    protected from influence or danger

Webster Dictionary

  1. Shielded

    of Shield

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of shielded in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of shielded in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of shielded in a Sentence

  1. Grover Cleveland:

    There is no calamity which a great nation can invite which equals that which follows a supine submission to wrong and injustice and the consequent loss of national self-respect and honor, beneath which are shielded and defended a people's safety and greatness.

  2. Frank Xie:

    Perpetrators such as the person stealing millions from the depositors often get shielded by accomplices in governments and in the upper-level management of the banks, the core problem is that China's financial system simply expanded far too fast relative to the size of the economy over the previous decade.

  3. Ron DeSantis:

    You have orthodoxies that are promoted, and other viewpoints are shunned or even suppressed, we don’t want that in Florida – you need to have a true contest of ideas. Students should not be shielded from ideas, and we want robust First Amendment speech on our college and university campuses.

  4. Antonis Samaras:

    Then, shielded economically and politically, we can find a suitable timeframe for national elections even at the end of 2015.

  5. Gerard Ryle:

    ICIJ, and its parent organization the Center for Public Integrity, are media organizations shielded by the First Amendment and other legal protections from becoming an arm of law enforcement.

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