shad·owy adjective \ˈsha-dō-ē, -də-wē\
: full of shade or shadows
: dark and mysterious
: not clearly seen or understood
a : of the nature of or resembling a shadow
b : faintly perceptible : indistinct
: being in or obscured by shadow <deep shadowy interiors>
Examples of SHADOWY
- She was pursued by a shadowy figure.
- He had only a shadowy idea of what they wanted him to do.
First Known Use of SHADOWY
Related to SHADOWY
- blear, bleary, blurry, dim, foggy, fuzzy, gauzy, hazy, indefinite, indistinct, indistinguishable, misty, murky, nebulous, obscure, opaque, pale, faint, unclear, undefined, undetermined, vague
- clear, definite, pellucid
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