[ adjective ] protected from heat and light with shade or shadow


"shaded avenues" "o'er the shaded billows rushed the night"- Alexander Pope

Used in print

(Stephen Longstreet, Eagles Where I Walk....)

The road leading south along the river was shaded with old trees , and in the moonlight the silvery landscape was like a setting for trolls and wood gods rather_than the Hudson_River Valley of his boyhood memories .

(Octavia Waldo, A Cup of the Sun....)

Love and hatred and fear were one here , shaded only by fig_trees and grape_vines .

Related terms

unshaded shady murky

[ adjective ] (of pictures or drawings) drawn or painted with degrees or gradations of shadow


"the shaded areas of the face seemed to recede"

Related terms

unshaded hatched