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Inglés americano: /ˈʃeɪdi/
Inglés británico: /ˈʃeɪdi/

Traducción de shady en español:

adjective -dier, -diest

  • 1.1 (giving shade)
    donde hay sombra
    que da mucha sombra
    it's shadier over here
    aquí hay más sombra
    Oraciones de ejemplo
    • Nick emerged from the shady inn into bright sunlight, blinking as his eyes adjusted.
    • Plant Hydrangea petiolaris in a large shady area as ground cover and encourage it to sprawl, not climb.
    • It brings the feel of sunlight into a shady spot.
    Oraciones de ejemplo
    • The shady trees cover him with their shadow; the willows of the brook compass him about.
    • 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.
    • The garden had always been cool, shady and inviting.
    1.2 (disreputable) [colloquial]
    Oraciones de ejemplo
    • This belongs to the secret world of state-to-state relations, with all their intrigues, shady deals and questionable trade-offs, which most governments hide from their citizens.
    • Because she did not suspect a shady deal was brewing, when she found out the loan was approved, she signed on the dotted line.
    • He walked into the debriefing room and was greeted by General Li, a suspicious and shady character.

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