6. To cloud; to darken; to cast a gloom over.

The shadowed livery of the burnished sun.

Why sad?
I must not see the face O love thus shadowed.
Beau. & Fl.

7. To attend as closely as a shadow; to follow and watch closely, especially in a secret or unobserved manner; as, a detective shadows a criminal.

(Shad"ow*i*ness) n. The quality or state of being shadowy.

(Shad"ow*ing), n.

1. Shade, or gradation of light and color; shading. Feltham.

2. A faint representation; an adumbration.

There are . . . in savage theology shadowings, quaint or majestic, of the conception of a Supreme Deity.

(Shad"ow*ish), a. Shadowy; vague. [Obs.] Hooker.

(Shad"ow*less), a. Having no shadow.

(Shad"ow*y) a.

1. Full of shade or shadows; causing shade or shadow. "Shadowy verdure." Fenton.

This shadowy desert, unfrequented woods.

2. Hence, dark; obscure; gloomy; dim. "The shadowy past." Longfellow.

3. Not brightly luminous; faintly light.

The moon . . . with more pleasing light,
Shadowy sets off the face things.

4. Faintly representative; hence, typical.

From shadowy types to truth, from flesh to spirit.

5. Unsubstantial; unreal; as, shadowy honor.

Milton has brought into his poems two actors of a shadowy
and fictitious nature, in the persons of Sin and Death.

(Sha"drach) n. (Metal.) A mass of iron on which the operation of smelting has failed of its intended effect; — so called from Shadrach, one of the three Hebrews who came forth unharmed from the fiery furnace of Nebuchadnezzar. (See Dan. iii. 26, 27.)

(Shad"-spir`it) n. See Shadbird (a)

(Shad"-wait`er) n. (Zoöl.) A lake whitefish; the roundfish. See Roundfish.

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