Definition of "shielded" [shielded]

  • Simple past tense and past participle of shield. (verb)
  • Provided with a shield (adjective)
  • Protected from influence or danger (adjective)

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Use "shielded" in a sentence
  • "Being outside of the beltway, and thus shielded from the standard idiocy, I have no idea what 24AheadDotCom is trying to say."
  • "Police Chiefs need to be shielded from the knee-jerk reactions of a local electorate and central government. on April 4, 2010 at 3: 40 pm PC World"
  • "In fact I will go further and say that all children are innocent and deserve to be protected and shielded from the horrors of war."