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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A gradation involving small or imperceptible differences between grades;

Usage examples (40)
  • Noun : Shades of night are falling. ,shades of the Inquisition. ,He was living in the shades. ,a shade of difference. ,coffee with a shade...
  • Verb (used with object) : to shade the eyes from a bright light. ,to shade a light to protect the eyes
  • Double bad, since the shading is all over the place.
  • Also, specifically in panel three, the shading is confusing. for more
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