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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Relative darkness caused by light rays being intercepted by an opaque body.

Usage examples (26)
  • Only the highest spires of the city pierced heaven above their shadowiness.
  • On our right the mountain rose further, on our left it plunged downward, in frosted shadowiness where here and there gleamed yellovy the windows of a home.
  • Fell echoing through the shadowiness of the still house
  • The curtains are drawn, the lamp is lighted and veiled into exquisite soft shadowiness. for more
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