Adjective(1) quiet, dark, or concealed(2) not as expected(3) of questionable honesty or legality(4) filled with shade
(1) The garden had always been cool, shady and inviting.(2) If you must delay the canning of other fresh produce, keep it in a shady , cool place.(3) He walked into the debriefing room and was greeted by General Li, a suspicious and shady character.(4) Plant Hydrangea petiolaris in a large shady area as ground cover and encourage it to sprawl, not climb.(5) Because she did not suspect a shady deal was brewing, when she found out the loan was approved, she signed on the dotted line.(6) Noir films incorporated twisted stories of crime, shady deals, and dangerous dames exuding the air of mystery and evil and serving as a dark foil to our postwar patriotic afterglow.(7) Not only does this create a sturdy and attractive structure for vining plants to climb up, but it also provides a cool and shady nook underneath in which children can nap, read, or hold tea parties.(8) Film noir often involves an innocent hero who gets seduced or betrayed into a web of crime and deceit, usually led on by a ├ö├ç├┐femme fatale├ö├ç├û character with a shady past.(9) If they could have made money without work they would have gladly engaged in shady deals or just acted as parasites, leeching off society or their parents.(10) She led us to the cool, shady , plant-filled sanctuary of a monk's cell.(11) Keep the structure low, and cantilever the roof overhangs to cool the house and create shady outdoor areas.(12) Mastering his distaste with a grimace, he has to do a shady business deal with an expatriate Cockney superlad played by Ray Winstone.(13) Stilwell says there's one creepy scene in the show she actually finds hard to watch, featuring a shady character one of the dancers developed in rehearsals.(14) Ivaric raced down to the stables, shouted at a groom to saddle his grey horse Maila, and smiled as he saw his father sitting in a shady arbour at one end of the courtyard, looking thoughtful.(15) We see drugs, shady characters, constant drinking, and endless cigarette smoke, but it's corruption once-removed.(16) And the conversation quickly turned to what a shady character he was.
(1) shady spot :: skadukol
2. suspicious ::
3. umbrageous ::
4. louche ::
5. fly-by-night ::
1. exposed ::
2. sunny ::
Different Formsshadily, shady
Word Example from TV Shows
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Whole thing felt kind of SHADY,
you know, like, morality-wise?
Breaking Bad Season 5, Episode 16
he was acting kind of SHADY.
Breaking Bad Season 5, Episode 11
And if that means
I have to do something SHADY
The Big Bang Theory Season 12, Episode 21
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