Break an egg shell and reveal a word
Mnemonic - Shell of an egg is it's protection, shield or defense
Word - Aegis
Meaning - protection, shield or defense
Part of Speech - Noun
Synonyms - shelter, patronage, backing
1 Even in modern times people commit violent acts under the aegis of religion.
2 The local government promotes cottage industries by keeping them under its aegis.
3 Aegis of her grandfather is making her naughtier.
4 It was the king's aegis that allowed him to live in a hostile locality.
5 Their gang has become more notorious ever since it has come under the aegis of the local mafia.