Synonyms and Antonyms for prickly-shield-fern

1. prickly shield fern (n.)

North American fern whose more or less evergreen leathery fronds are covered with pale brown chafflike scales

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3. prickly (adj.)

very irritable

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4. prickly (adj.)

having or covered with protective barbs or quills or spines or thorns or setae etc.

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5. shield (v.)

protect, hide, or conceal from danger or harm

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6. shield (n.)

a protective covering or structure

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7. shield (n.)

armor carried on the arm to intercept blows

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8. shield (n.)

hard outer covering or case of certain organisms such as arthropods and turtles

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9. shield (v.)

hold back a thought or feeling about

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10. fern (n.)

any of numerous flowerless and seedless vascular plants having true roots from a rhizome and fronds that uncurl upward; reproduce by spores

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