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Adjective
Full of shadows
“Every frame is razor-sharp, even in dark, shadowy scenes.”
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Of unclear or uncertain identity or nature
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“As the men readied themselves, the fog dissipated around a shadowy figure in the distance.”
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Veiled or shrouded in mystery
“It is not so much a shadowy organization of world rulers but an informal group of people whose economic power already dominates our lives.”
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Resembling or suggestive of ghosts or spirits
“The residents of Springfield stood mesmerized by a shadowy figure bringing them love.”
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Suggestive of evil or sinister intentions
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“It was a code name given to him by a shadowy organization of hired killers.”
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(of colours) Somber in mood or ambiance
“The room, with its shadowy colors, felt dreary and macabre.”
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Existing only in the imagination
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Related to, or suggestive of, ghosts, spirits, or the supernatural
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Not detectable or too small in magnitude to be observed
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Characterized by a morbid or eerie nature, vibe or feeling
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Shady or morally questionable
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Difficult for the mind to grasp
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Lacking a known identity
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Dreamy and unaware of one's surroundings, for example because one is in love
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Very thin or bony in physique
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Characterized by causing hardships or problems
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