Hindi translation of 'shadow'
shadow /ˈʃædəʊ ˈशैडअउ/
Word forms: shadows, shadowing, shadowed
1. countable noun
A shadow is a dark shape on a surface that is made when something stands between a light and the surface.
An oak tree cast its shadow over a tiny round pool.
2. uncountable noun
Shadow is darkness caused by light not reaching a place.
Most of the lake was in shadow.
3. transitive verb
If someone shadows you, they follow you very closely wherever you go.
I noticed a police car shadowing us.
4. adjective before noun
In Britain, the Shadow Cabinet consists of the leaders of the main opposition party.
मुख्य विरोधी पार्टी के नेताओं वाला (मंत्रिमंडल)
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Example Sentences Including 'shadow'
His participation in the shadow world of offender profiling had cost him more than he cared to tot up.THE LAST TEMPTATION (2002)
I stood in the shadow of the wall, my head hung on my chest.INSTRUMENTS OF DARKNESS (2002)
At the end of the rutted lane light was spilling from Farings ' windows, gold on to the receding violet shadow of the garden.INSTANCES OF THE NUMBER 3 (2002)
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'shadow' in Other Languages
- Arabic: ظِلّ
- Brazilian Portuguese: sombra
- Chinese: 影子
- Croatian: sjena
- Czech: stín tvar
- Danish: skygge
- Dutch: schaduw
- European Spanish: sombra proyección
- Finnish: varjo
- French: ombre
- German: Schatten
- Greek: ίσκιος
- Italian: ombra
- Japanese: 影
- Korean: 그림자
- Norwegian: skygge
- Polish: cień
- Portuguese: sombra
- Romanian: umbră umbre
- Russian: тень
- Spanish: sombra
- Swedish: skugga
- Thai: เงา
- Turkish: gölge birinin ya da bir şeyin
- Ukrainian: тінь
- Vietnamese: cái bóng
Translation of shadow from the Collins English to Hindi Dictionary