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1. shield-shaped

adjective. (of a leaf shape) round, with the stem attached near the center of the lower surface rather than the margin (as a nasturtium leaf for example).

Synonyms

  • unsubdivided
  • simple

Antonyms

  • rough
  • complex
  • difficult

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2. wedge-shaped

adjective. (of a leaf shape) narrowly triangular, wider at the apex and tapering toward the base.

Synonyms

  • unsubdivided
  • simple

Antonyms

  • rough
  • complex
  • difficult

3. water-shield

noun. common aquatic plant of eastern North America having floating and submerged leaves and white yellow-spotted flowers.

Synonyms

  • water lily
  • Cabomba caroliniana
  • genus Cabomba
  • Cabomba

4. water-shield

noun. aquatic plant with floating oval leaves and purple flowers; in lakes and slow-moving streams; suitable for aquariums.

Synonyms

  • water lily
  • water-target
  • Brasenia schreberi
  • Brasenia

5. shield

verb. ['ˈʃiːld'] protect, hide, or conceal from danger or harm.

Synonyms

  • screen

Antonyms

  • burst out
  • give voice

Etymology

  • scieldan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • shelde (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • scield (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

6. shield

noun. ['ˈʃiːld'] a protective covering or structure.

Synonyms

  • nipple shield
  • protection
  • protective cover
  • protective covering
  • plate
  • shielding
  • shell

Antonyms

  • give
  • accent
  • express
  • phrase

Etymology

  • scieldan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • shelde (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • scield (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

7. shaped

adjective. ['ˈʃeɪpt'] shaped to fit by or as if by altering the contours of a pliable mass (as by work or effort).

Synonyms

  • wrought
  • molded

Antonyms

  • amorphous
  • formless
  • unshaped

8. shield

noun. ['ˈʃiːld'] armor carried on the arm to intercept blows.

Synonyms

  • buckler
  • escutcheon
  • pavise
  • pavis
  • scutcheon
  • armour

Antonyms

  • attack
  • free
  • hide
  • articulate

Etymology

  • scieldan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • shelde (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • scield (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

9. shield

noun. ['ˈʃiːld'] hard outer covering or case of certain organisms such as arthropods and turtles.

Synonyms

  • mollusc
  • cuticula
  • cuticle
  • carapace
  • shellfish
  • mollusk
  • turtle
  • arthropod
  • shell

Antonyms

  • inactivity
  • insecurity
  • cathode
  • unveil

Etymology

  • scieldan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • shelde (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • scield (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

10. shield

verb. ['ˈʃiːld'] hold back a thought or feeling about.

Synonyms

  • harbor
  • hide
  • conceal

Antonyms

  • suggest
  • paint a picture
  • exude
  • emphasize

Etymology

  • scieldan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • shelde (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • scield (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
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