Comparative obscurity owing to interception or interruption of the rays of light; partial darkness caused by the intervention of something between the space contemplated and the source of light.
Darkness; obscurity; -- often in the plural.
An obscure place; a spot not exposed to light; hence, a secluded retreat.
That which intercepts, or shelters from, light or the direct rays of the sun; hence, also, that which protects from heat or currents of air; a screen; protection; shelter; cover; as, a lamp shade.
The darker portion of a picture; a less illuminated part. See Def. 1, above.
Degree or variation of color, as darker or lighter, stronger or paler; as, a delicate shade of pink.
A minute difference or variation, as of thought, belief, expression, etc.; also, the quality or degree of anything which is distinguished from others similar by slight differences; as, the shades of meaning in synonyms.
To shelter or screen by intercepting the rays of light; to keep off illumination from.
To obscure; to dim the brightness of.
To pain in obscure colors; to darken.
To mark with gradations of light or color.
To undergo or exhibit minute difference or variation, as of color, meaning, expression, etc.; to pass by slight changes; -- used chiefly with a preposition, as into, away, off.
The hue and depth of a particular colour within the same colour family - such as, the many shades of red.
Hue made darker by the addition of black, as compared to tint.
Particular hue or tone of the paint.
produced when black is added to any colour.
made by adding black to any color
a minor variation in color.
Lighter or darker versions of a color, formed by adding a small amount of white or black.
a color produced by adding black to a pigment.
The minor variation commonly found in any basic color. Shades may be accorded catalogue status when they are very distinctive.
a darkened color made by adding black to a hue.
relative darkness caused by light rays being intercepted by an opaque body; "it is much cooler in the shade"; "there's too much shadiness to take good photographs"
a quality of a given color that differs slightly from a primary color; "after several trials he mixed the shade of pink that she wanted"
a slight amount or degree of difference; "a tad too expensive"; "not a tad of difference"; "the new model is a shade better than the old one"
a representation of the effect of shade in a picture or drawing (as by shading or darker pigment)
a color or hue where black has been added
a color that has been darkened by the addition of black
a color with black mixed in
a "dark" colour, i
a darker value of chroma
a given hue with added complement
a hue plus black
a micxture of a hue and black
a tone that is low in value nearer black than white
A color made darker or lighter than the original.
A dark color achieved by changing the value of a color by adding black.
The dark value of a color made by adding black to it
A color with black added to it to change color value.
The difference in appearance between colors of similar hue.
Ombre Schatten, m Sombra A color to which black or another dark hue has been added to make it darker. For example, black added to green makes it a darker shade of green. Value changes from pure hues are called shades and tints. You can see this in the color wheel.
A color to which black has been added, thereby lowering its color value.
a color which when compared to another has a clear difference in color whether lighter, darker, greener, etc.; also indicates an area of darkness due to an absence of light in an area of a painting or picture.
Using a mixture of black mixed with a color to make it darker. The opposite of shade is tint.
Gradation or degree to which a color is mixed with black.
Color plus black to change value
A stamp that has a slight difference in colour.
The color depth and hue in comparison to papers that are the same color; also used to describe the color achieved by adding dye to pulp slurry. There is a wide shade variety in white papers, as well as in colored papers.
Color resulting from adding black pigment to a pure hue.
A shade is created when black is added to a colour. It is a darker variant of a colour.
A color made darker than the original by adding black to it.
Reducing the saturation of a chromatic color by adding black to it.
Color resulting from black being added to a pure hue.
Shade is the resulting colour when a hue is darkened with black.
Any hue in the color spectrum with a particular amount of black added.
Any color that has black added to it.
Areas of the design which are shadowed or further from light. Often applied by floating or blending a darker color on top of a medium one.
The term shade refers to a color which consists of the basic color (or hue) with black added to it. The color thus consists only of a shade of its possible hue, so to speak.
A shade is created when black is added to a color. It is a darker variant of a color.
The hue and depth of a particular color within the same color family â€“ such as, the many shades of red.
A term employed to describe a particular hue or tone.
The degree to which a color is mixed with black or is decreasingly illuminated; gradation of darkness.
A gradation of a color mixed with black.
The degree to a color, as a dark green. Also, the act of changing the tone or degree of a color by adding small quantities of other colors to it.
(of a colour) A colour with black added. Also, the process of adding colour to darken a finish, as in shading a piece of furniture. The colour is usually added by spraying on a thin, lightly coloured coating.
Determines Value. Hue plus black.
A variation of color. Example 1: a green shade blue. Example 2: light blue versus dark blue.
A shade is a color that has been mixed with black.
Another name for hue, obtained by adding black to the dye.
1. Any of various devices used to protect or screen from light. 2. Degree of darkness of a color. 3. A shadow where light is diffused.
A darker value of a color, as opposed to a tint, which is a lighter shade of a color. Also, the process of creating a three-dimensional effect using lights and darks. A window or light shade is the actual element that shields direct light from the viewer.
A hue with an admixture of white, black or grey.
A colour with black added to it.
The color produced by mixing a color with black.