shadow translate English to Spanish: Cambridge Dictionary
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Translation of "shadow" - English-Spanish dictionary

shadow

noun /ˈʃӕdəu/
(a patch of) shade on the ground etc caused by an object blocking the light
sombra
We are in the shadow of that building.
(in plural with the) darkness or partial darkness caused by lack of (direct) light
sombra
The child was afraid that wild animals were lurking in the shadows at the corner of his bedroom.
a dark patch or area
ojera
You look tired – there are shadows under your eyes.
a very slight amount
sombra
There’s not a shadow of doubt that he stole the money.
shadowy adjective full of shadows
sombrío
shadowy corners.
dark and indistinct
vago
A shadowy figure went past.
shadowiness noun
sombra
worn to a shadow made thin and weary through eg hard work
reducido a la sombra de lo que fue
She was worn to a shadow after months of nursing her sick husband.
(Definition of shadow from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

More translations of “shadow” in Spanish

Word of the Day
coeducational

having male and female students being taught together in the same school or college rather than separately

Word of the Day

Introducing a new author and a new weekly blog post!
Introducing a new author and a new weekly blog post!
by Cambridge Dictionaries Online,
August 27, 2015
The English language is constantly changing. You know that. But did you know that at Cambridge Dictionaries Online we keep track of the changes? We continually add new words and new meanings to our online dictionary for learners of English. Some of them are new to English entirely (neologisms), and some

Read More 

hyperpalatable adjective
hyperpalatable adjective
August 24, 2015
describes food with heightened levels of sugar and salt, intended to be extremely appealing In Brazil, where the prevalence of overweight and obese adults has doubled since 1980, crisps, biscuits, energy bars and sugary drinks formulated to be ‘hyper-palatable’ are much more widely eaten than previously.

Read More