There are 2 translations of shade in Spanish:

shade1

Pronunciation: /ʃeɪd/

n

  • 1 u 1.1 (dark place) sombra (f) we sat in the shade nos sentamos a la sombra is there any shade? ¿hay sombra? 25°C in the shade 25°C a la sombra to give shade dar* sombra to put sth/sb in the shade hacerle* sombra a algo/algn, eclipsar algo/a algn 1.2 (in painting, drawing) sombra (f)
  • 3 3.1 c (of color) tono (m) a lighter/darker shade of green un tono más claro/más oscuro de verde in pastel shades en tonos pastel 3.2 c (degree of difference, nuance) varying shades of meaning diferentes matices de significado every shade of opinion toda clase de opiniones, opiniones de todas clases there is not a shade of difference between … no hay la menor diferencia or ni sombra de diferencia entre … 3.3 (slight amount) [colloquial/familiar] (no pl) poquitín (m) [familiar/colloquial] , pizca (f) [familiar/colloquial] a shade (too) long/short un poquitín or una pizca largo/corto [familiar/colloquial] he's a shade too confident se tiene un poquitín demasiada confianza [familiar/colloquial]
  • 5
    (shades pl)
    5.1 [slang/argot] sunglasses 5.2 (on being reminded of sth) shades of my schooldays! ¡eso me recuerda cuando estaba en el colegio! shades of Watergate! ¡uno no puede menos que acordarse de Watergate!

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There are 2 translations of shade in Spanish:

shade2

vt

  • 1 1.1 (protect from sun, light) [eyes/face] proteger* del sol/de la luz a large tree shaded the garden un gran árbol daba sombra al jardín her seat was shaded from the sun su asiento estaba resguardado del sol 1.2 (screen) [light] tamizar* you should shade the bulb a little deberías tapar un poco la bombilla
  • 3 (defeat narrowly) (AmE) [colloquial/familiar], ganarle por muy poco a, ganarle por un pelo or por los pelos a [familiar/colloquial]

vi

  • the colors shade into one another los colores se funden unos con otros the yellow shades (off) into orange el amarillo se va convirtiendo en naranja

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