Translation of "shady" - English-Spanish dictionary


adjective uk /ˈʃeɪ·di/ us /ˈʃeɪ·di/ comparative shadier, superlative shadiest

A shady place is protected from the sun and is darker and cooler.

sombreado, que da sombra
We found a shady spot to sit in.

informal dishonest or illegal

dudoso, turbio
They know some very shady characters.

(Translation of “shady” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)