egis

Primary Meanings of egis

1.
n
armor plate that protects the chest; the front part of a cuirass
2.
n
kindly endorsement and guidance
Full Definitions of egis
1

n armor plate that protects the chest; the front part of a cuirass

Synonyms:
aegis, breastplate
Types:
plastron
a metal breastplate that was worn under a coat of mail
Type of:
armor plate, armor plating, armour plate, plate armor, plate armour
specially hardened steel plate used to protect fortifications or vehicles from enemy fire
2

n kindly endorsement and guidance

Synonyms:
aegis, auspices, protection
Type of:
endorsement, indorsement
the act of endorsing

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