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English definition of “shady”

shady

adjective     /ˈʃeɪdi/
NOT SUNNY A shady place is protected from the sun and so it is fairly dark and cool: We found a shady spot to sit in.Darkness and becoming darkCool
DISHONEST informal dishonest and illegal: a shady businessman shady deals Dishonest
(Definition of shady adjective from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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