variants or umbratical
archaic : secluded, retiring
obsolete : shadowy, indistinct

Word History


umbratic from Latin umbraticus of the shade, secluded, from umbratus (past participle of umbrare) + -icus -ic; umbratical from Latin umbraticus + English -al

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“Umbratic.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 18 Jun. 2024.

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