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shade

shade

 
 
pronunciation:
sheId
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: the dark area caused when light is blocked.
She sat in the shade of the tree.
synonyms:
shadow
antonyms:
light
definition 2: a part on a lamp or window that blocks light.
That lamp has a shade made of paper.Pull down the shade so the sun doesn't shine in this room.
derivation: shaded (adj.)
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