Die Übersetzung von "shadow" - Englisch-Französisch Wörterbuch


noun /ˈʃӕdəu/

(a patch of) shade on the ground etc caused by an object blocking the light

We are in the shadow of that building.

(in plural with the) darkness or partial darkness caused by lack of (direct) light

The child was afraid that wild animals were lurking in the shadows at the corner of his bedroom.

a dark patch or area

You look tired – there are shadows under your eyes.

a very slight amount

ombre (de)
There’s not a shadow of doubt that he stole the money.
shadowy adjective

full of shadows

shadowy corners.

dark and indistinct

A shadowy figure went past.
shadowiness noun

caractère vague
worn to a shadow

made thin and weary through eg hard work

qui n’est plus que l’ombre de soi-même
She was worn to a shadow after months of nursing her sick husband.

(Die Übersetzung von "shadow" von PASSWORT Englisch-Französisch Wörterbuch © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)