English definition of “shade”
NO SUN [U] › an area where there is no light from the sun and so it is darker and not as hot: I'd prefer to sit in the shade.
COLOUR [C] › a colour, especially when referring to how dark or light it is: a pale/dark shade of grey pastel shades
COVER [C] › a cover that stops too much light coming from the sun or from an electric light: a lamp shade
a shade › a small amount: He's perhaps a shade taller.
a shade of meaning/opinion, etc › a slight difference in the meaning of something