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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Filled with darkness; Lacking in substance; Lacking clarity or distinctness.

Usage examples (36)
  • Strange fancies of unreal and shadowy worlds
  • Nurses remain shadowy figures moving mysteriously in the background.
  • The big building, shadowy from the great elms around it, was very still.
  • Rubin uses the word shadowy a lot; it's a word Republicans used to attach to MoveOn. for more
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