(of businesses and businessmen) unscrupulous
"a shady operation"
of questionable taste or morality
"a louche nightclub"; "a louche painting"
fishy, funny, shady, suspect, suspicious(adj)
not as expected
"there was something fishy about the accident"; "up to some funny business"; "some definitely queer goings-on"; "a shady deal"; "her motives were suspect"; "suspicious behavior"
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"
Abounding in shades.
Overspread with shade; sheltered from the glare of light or sultry heat.
Not trustworthy; Unfit to be seen or known.
He is a shady character.
abounding in shade or shades; overspread with shade; causing shade
sheltered from the glare of light or sultry heat
of or pertaining to shade or darkness; hence, unfit to be seen or known; equivocal; dubious or corrupt
Shady is a hamlet in Ulster County, New York, United States. It is part of the town of Woodstock and lies on New York State Route 212.
1- Associated with Shady Records or Eminem "Yeah... Shady... Aftermath... G-Unit! Unit!"-- 50 Cent, Just A Lil' Bit 2- A term used to describe someone who acts suspicious or is involved in illegal activities 3-somone who acts fu**ed up toward you is shady
The numerical value of shady in Chaldean Numerology is: 5
The numerical value of shady in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3
Examples of shady in a Sentence
There are people who strictly deprive themselves of each and every eatable, drinkable, and smokable which has in any way acquired a shady reputation. They pay this price for health. And health is all they get for it. How strange it is. It is like paying out your whole fortune for a cow that has gone dry.
It feels like some major values that we all share in Europe have been undermined for whatever shady reasons, so to just, you know, blindly keep going in the direction of a cliff like lemmings, I don't get it. All I know is I'm not going to be a winner out of this situation.
If I were to find out that one of the charities I was volunteering my time and money to was doing something shady, of course I would be devastated. I don't know if I could trust another organization for many years, i would go out on Saturday and ride my bike but it wouldn't be to raise money for anyone, it would just be for me.
This is a shady store. We've asked a lot of people in this community. You can buy weed at the store.
How do you convince me you're not shady and you're actually here to help us? i think what we concluded -- he and I had a conversation back and forth about it -- was he said, 'Well, it's probably because you're from New Jersey,'.
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- σκοτεινός, σκιώδης, ανέντιμος, σκιερόςGreek
- umbroso, umbrío, sombreadoSpanish
- varjoisa, kyseenalainen, hämäräperäinen, varjoinen, varjostava, valonarkaFinnish
- ambiguo, bieco, ombreggiato, torvo, losco, ombrosoItalian
- тенистый, подозрительный, тёмный, сомнительныйRussian
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