adjective, shadier, shadiest.
abounding in shade; shaded:
a shady tree.
shadowy; indistinct; spectral.
of dubious character; rather disreputable:
on the shady side of, Informal. beyond (the specified age); more than:
on the shady side of 40.
adjective shadier, shadiest
full of shade; shaded
affording or casting a shade
dim, quiet, or concealed
(informal) dubious or questionable as to honesty or legality
noun 1. a slight variation or difference of color, character, etc. 2. the act of a person or thing that shades. 3. the representation of the different values of color or light and dark in a painting or drawing. noun 1. the comparative darkness caused by the interception or screening of rays of light from […]
noun 1. a slight variation or difference of color, character, etc. 2. the act of a person or thing that shades. 3. the representation of the different values of color or light and dark in a painting or drawing. noun 1. the graded areas of tone, lines, dots, etc, indicating light and dark in a […]
noun, plural shadkhanim [Yiddish, Ashkenazic Hebrew shaht-khaw-nim; Sephardic Hebrew shaht-khah-neem] /Yiddish, Ashkenazic Hebrew ʃɑtˈxɔ nɪm; Sephardic Hebrew ʃɑt xɑˈnim/ (Show IPA). English, shadkhans. Yiddish and Hebrew. 1. a person who arranges Jewish marriages; matchmaker.
noun 1. a device used in Egypt and other Eastern countries for raising water, especially for irrigation, consisting of a long suspended rod with a bucket at one end and a weight at the other. noun 1. a mechanism for raising water, consisting of a pivoted pole with a bucket at one end and a […]