What does shadowy mean?

Definitions for shadowy
ˈʃæd oʊ ishad·owy

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word shadowy.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. shady, shadowed, shadowy, umbrageous(adj)

    filled with shade

    "the shady side of the street"; "the surface of the pond is dark and shadowed"; "we sat on rocks in a shadowy cove"; "cool umbrageous woodlands"

  2. dim, faint, shadowy, vague, wispy(adj)

    lacking clarity or distinctness

    "a dim figure in the distance"; "only a faint recollection"; "shadowy figures in the gloom"; "saw a vague outline of a building through the fog"; "a few wispy memories of childhood"

  3. shadowy, wraithlike(adj)

    lacking in substance

    "strange fancies of unreal and shadowy worlds"- W.A.Butler; "dim shadowy forms"; "a wraithlike column of smoke"

Wiktionary

  1. shadowy(Adjective)

    In shadow; darkened by shadows.

    He sat in a shadowy corner.

  2. shadowy(Adjective)

    Dark, obscure.

    He was a shadowy man who rarely spoke.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Shadowy(adj)

    full of shade or shadows; causing shade or shadow

  2. Shadowy(adj)

    hence, dark; obscure; gloomy; dim

  3. Shadowy(adj)

    not brightly luminous; faintly light

  4. Shadowy(adj)

    faintly representative; hence, typical

  5. Shadowy(adj)

    unsubstantial; unreal; as, shadowy honor

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How to say shadowy in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of shadowy in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of shadowy in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of shadowy in a Sentence

  1. Mehmet Murat ildan:

    Everywhere we see shadowy minds, cloudy brains! World needs more light of wisdom!

  2. Rachel Carson:

    Beginnings are apt to be shadowy and so it is the beginnings of the great mother life, the sea.

  3. Ferdinand Magellan:

    It is with an iron will that they embark on the most daring of all endeavors...to meet the shadowy future with out fear and conquer the unknown.

  4. Henry Wadsworth Longfellow:

    Look not mournfully into the past. It comes not back again. Wisely improve the present. It is thine. Go forth to meet the shadowy future, without fear.

  5. Henry Wadsworth Longfellow:

    Look not mournfully into the Past. It comes not back again. Wisely improve the Present. In is thine. Go forth to meet the shadowy Future, without fear, and a manly heart.

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