shade

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  • The east side has shade and water, the west has high walls.
  • The language also has several other words meaning specific shades of green and blue.
  • Players shaded in blue were at some point named official club captain.
  • Although it does best in sun, it will grow in light shade.
  • The large area of black is first shaded with blue and then with green.
  • Individual flowers start off white and develop red-green shades with age.
  • Some are able to grow in full sun, some in full shade, and some in both.
  • It lies against a huge stone like a bed and is completely in the shade.
  • Navy blue is a very dark shade of the color blue.
  • Generally the town has warm climate and has several trees within the town to provide shades.
  • He was looking at he -- shading his opened eyes with one hand. Cited from The Triflers, by Frederick Orin Bartlett
  • The east and west areas can be shaded for a portion of the day.
  • He added that green was the best because it worked well when two shades of it were combined.
  • A table and shade are also provided at each site.
  • During the heat of the day they rest in the shade.
  • Its color may range from pure white to shades of gray or brown.
  • There are six sets of pieces in three shades each of blue and brown.
  • They grow best at moderate light levels, but do not in deep shade.
  • The particular shade of blue of the original flag has been a source of controversy.
  • This left Shade with a sense of general depression and the feeling he could never love again.
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Meaning of shade

  • noun Relative darkness caused by light rays being intercepted by an opaque body
    it is much cooler in the shade, there's too much shadiness to take good photographs
  • noun A quality of a given color that differs slightly from another color
    after several trials he mixed the shade of pink that she wanted
  • noun Protective covering that protects something from direct sunlight
    they used umbrellas as shades, as the sun moved he readjusted the shade
  • noun A position of relative inferiority
    an achievement that puts everything else in the shade, his brother's success left him in the shade
  • noun A representation of the effect of shadows in a picture or drawing (as by shading or darker pigment)
  • verb Represent the effect of shade or shadow on
  • verb Protect from light, heat, or view
    Shade your eyes when you step out into the bright sunlight
  • verb Vary slightly
    shade the meaning
  • verb Pass from one quality such as color to another by a slight degree
    the butterfly wings shade to yellow