Top Definition
defenseless person or persons, usually bystanders, used for protection or as an obstacle; human shield
The roman army used the villagers as a xield against the onslaught of arrows.; The passerby acted as a xield for the man from the other man's attack.
#shield #barrier #defense #bystander #sacrifice
by Raveryn March 31, 2015
5 Words related to xield
someone, usually a stranger, used as a buffer while crossing a busy street to assure that passing vehicles will slow or stop for you.
The old lady crossing against the light will make the perfect xield for me at this intersection.
#shield #crossing guard #exield #buffer #protector
by triska35 February 08, 2014
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