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shielding

adjective

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shielding

noun

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as in protection, safeguarding

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shielding

verb
present participle of shield

Synonyms & Antonyms of shielding (Entry 3 of 3)

1 to drive danger or attack away from
  • celebrities who are shielded by a cluster of bodyguards whenever they appear in public

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2 to place a protective layer over
  • she shielded her eyes from the sun with her hand

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The first known use of shielding was in 1925

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“Shielding.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/shielding. Accessed 29 Nov. 2021.

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