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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A place, such as under a tree or building, that is protected from the sun. Also: Any of various devices used to reduce or screen light or heat.

Usage examples (45)
  • Friendship is precious, not only in the shade, but in the sunshine of life.
  • shade your eyes when you step out into the bright sunlight
  • As the sun moved he readjusted the shade
  • The new model is a shade better than the old one for more
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