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Shadow

Shad´ow   Pronunciation: shăd´ô
n.1.Shade within defined limits; obscurity or deprivation of light, apparent on a surface, and representing the form of the body which intercepts the rays of light; as, the shadow of a man, of a tree, or of a tower. See the Note under Shade, n., 1.
2.Darkness; shade; obscurity.
3.A shaded place; shelter; protection; security.
4.A reflected image, as in a mirror or in water.
5.That which follows or attends a person or thing like a shadow; an inseparable companion; hence, an obsequious follower.
Sin and her shadow Death.
- Milton.
6.A spirit; a ghost; a shade; a phantom.
7.An imperfect and faint representation; adumbration; indistinct image; dim bodying forth; hence, mystical representation; type.
The law having a shadow of good things to come.
- Heb. x. 1.
8.A small degree; a shade.
9.An uninvited guest coming with one who is invited.
Shadow of death
darkness or gloom like that caused by the presence or the impending of death.
- Ps. xxiii. 4.
v. t.1.To cut off light from; to put in shade; to shade; to throw a shadow upon; to overspead with obscurity.
[imp. & p. p. Shadowed ; p. pr. & vb. n. Shadowing.]
2.To conceal; to hide; to screen.
3.To protect; to shelter from danger; to shroud.
4.To mark with gradations of light or color; to shade.
5.To represent faintly or imperfectly; to adumbrate; hence, to represent typically.
Augustus is shadowed in the person of æneas.
- Dryden.
6.To cloud; to darken; to cast a gloom over.
7.To attend as closely as a shadow; to follow and watch closely, especially in a secret or unobserved manner; as, a detective shadows a criminal.
Noun1.shadow - shade within clear boundaries
2.shadow - an unilluminated area; "he moved off into the darkness"
Synonyms: darkness, dark
3.shadow - something existing in perception only; "a ghostly apparition at midnight"
4.shadow - a premonition of something adverse; "a shadow over his happiness"
5.shadow - an indication that something has been present; "there wasn't a trace of evidence for the claim"; "a tincture of condescension"
Synonyms: vestige, tincture, trace
6.shadow - refuge from danger or observation; "he felt secure in his father's shadow"
7.shadow - a dominating and pervasive presence; "he received little recognition working in the shadow of his father"
8.shadow - a spy employed to follow someone and report their movements
Synonyms: shadower, tail
9.shadow - an inseparable companion; "the poor child was his mother's shadow"
Verb1.shadow - follow, usually without the person's knowledge; "The police are shadowing her"
2.shadow - cast a shadow over
Synonyms: shade, shade off
3.shadow - make appear small by comparison; "This year's debt dwarves that of last year"
Synonyms: dwarf, overshadow
(language)SHADOW - A syntax-directed compiler written by Barnett and Futrelle in 1962. It was the predecessor to SNOBOL(?)

[Sammet 1969, p. 448, 605].
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