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English definition of “shadowy”


adjective     /ˈʃæd.əʊ.i/ US  /-oʊ-/
dark and full of shadows : She was startled by a sudden movement in the shadowy hallway .Darkness and becoming dark describes someone or something about which little is known : The English king , Arthur, is a somewhat shadowy figure who may not have even existed . They are members of some shadowy extremist group .Unknown and unfamiliar
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