shield

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shield

n. a police officer’s badge. The fuzz flashed his shield, and I knew the game was over.
References in classic literature ?
Her eyes were unusually large, and the lashes which shielded them heavy.
It is as roughly shielded from the weather, Bertha,' Dot continued in a low, clear voice, 'as your poor father in his sack-cloth coat.
He had never realized before how entirely his daughters had shielded him from all the friction of life.
Not only did he sit down just outside his door, but he crouched his head to his knees and shielded it with the arch of his arms.
Captain Duncan truthfully admitted that it was, though he most unveraciously shielded Dag Daughtry by repeating his yarn of the dog coming on board of itself.
He dropped the whip and shielded his throat with his arms.
Left foot a trifle advanced, knees slightly bent, he was crouching, with his head drawn well down between his shoulders and shielded by them.
The innocent maid would set my strictest scrutiny at defiance; and Dexter would be safely shielded behind her.