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1. shadow

noun. ['ˈʃæˌdoʊ'] shade within clear boundaries.

Synonyms

  • shadowiness
  • penumbra
  • shade
  • shadiness

Antonyms

  • comprehensible
  • blond
  • enlightened
  • active

Etymology

  • schadowe (Middle English (1100-1500))

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Example sentences of the word shadow-box


1. Noun Phrase
Replace the back of the shadow box and close the little metal tabs that hold it in place.

2. Noun Phrase
Follow these simple steps and you will soon have a shadow box fence of your own.

3. Noun Phrase
This will be the back of the shadow box.

4. Noun Phrase
Cut around the shadow box back about an inch away from the edges.

2. shadow

noun. ['ˈʃæˌdoʊ'] an unilluminated area.

Synonyms

  • darkness
  • dark

Antonyms

  • middle
  • beginning
  • head

Etymology

  • schadowe (Middle English (1100-1500))

3. shadow

noun. ['ˈʃæˌdoʊ'] something existing in perception only.

Synonyms

  • unidentified flying object
  • fantasm
  • ghost
  • phantom
  • illusion
  • shade
  • spook
  • wraith
  • specter
  • Flying Dutchman
  • spectre
  • flying saucer
  • phantasm
  • semblance
  • apparition
  • phantasma

Antonyms

  • disappearance
  • empty
  • contraindication
  • allow

Etymology

  • schadowe (Middle English (1100-1500))

4. shadow

verb. ['ˈʃæˌdoʊ'] follow, usually without the person's knowledge.

Antonyms

  • unconcealed

Etymology

  • schadowe (Middle English (1100-1500))

5. shadow

noun. ['ˈʃæˌdoʊ'] refuge from danger or observation.

Synonyms

  • refuge
  • recourse

Antonyms

  • real
  • conception
  • colorlessness

Etymology

  • schadowe (Middle English (1100-1500))

6. shadow

noun. ['ˈʃæˌdoʊ'] an indication that something has been present.

Synonyms

  • tincture
  • vestige
  • indication
  • indicant
  • trace

Antonyms

  • inaccessibility
  • unavailability
  • unskillfulness
  • mind

Etymology

  • schadowe (Middle English (1100-1500))

7. box

noun. ['ˈbɑːks'] a (usually rectangular) container; may have a lid.

Synonyms

  • bandbox
  • cereal box
  • shadow box
  • alms box
  • lid
  • play-box
  • casket
  • crate
  • deedbox
  • coffin
  • playbox
  • ballot box
  • container
  • strongbox
  • carton
  • paintbox
  • snuffbox
  • flat
  • window box
  • jewel casket
  • chest
  • poor box
  • cigar box
  • pencil case
  • shoebox
  • base
  • tuck box
  • mite box
  • mailbox
  • pencil box
  • tinderbox
  • hod
  • matchbox
  • pyxis

Antonyms

  • qualified
  • modulated
  • uneven
  • unidimensional

Etymology

  • box (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

8. box

noun. ['ˈbɑːks'] private area in a theater or grandstand where a small group can watch the performance.

Synonyms

  • compartment
  • skybox
  • balcony
  • box seat

Antonyms

  • active
  • inclined
  • vertical
  • effervescent

Etymology

  • box (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

9. box

noun. ['ˈbɑːks'] the quantity contained in a box.

Synonyms

  • boxful

Antonyms

  • infield
  • trapezium

Etymology

  • box (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

10. box

noun. ['ˈbɑːks'] a predicament from which a skillful or graceful escape is impossible.

Synonyms

  • corner
  • quandary
  • predicament

Antonyms

  • proportional font
  • nominative
  • oblique
  • juvenile

Etymology

  • box (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
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