Definitions of shades

  1. To screen from light or heat; to shelter; to protect; to paint with darker or more obscure colours; to darken; to obscure. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.

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Usage examples for shades

  1. Even the sunshine was a different colour, and shades of colour. – The Lightning Conductor Discovers America by C. N. (Charles Norris) Williamson and A. M. (Alice Muriel) Williamson
  2. I have sometimes regretted the deed, so great was my delight in writing about Mrs. Proudie, so thorough was my knowledge of all the shades of her character. – Autobiography of Anthony Trollope by Anthony Trollope