Textual thesaurus for "shadowy"

(adj) shadowed, shady, umbrageous

filled with shade

the shady side of the street; the surface of the pond is dark and shadowed; we sat on rocks in a shadowy cove; cool umbrageous woodlands

(adj) wraithlike

lacking in substance

strange fancies of unreal and shadowy worlds- W.A.Butler; dim shadowy forms; a wraithlike column of smoke

(adj) faint, dim, vague, wispy

lacking clarity or distinctness

a dim figure in the distance; only a faint recollection; shadowy figures in the gloom; saw a vague outline of a building through the fog; a few wispy memories of childhood