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Detailed Translations for shadow from English to French


shadow [the ~] noun

  1. the shadow (shade)
    l'ombrage; l'ombre
  2. the shadow (ghost)
    la silhouette; l'aspect; la figure; l'ombre; la forme
  3. the shadow (silhouette)
    l'ombre portée; l'ombre; la silhouette
  4. the shadow (drop shadow)
    – A shaded outline that appears behind an object or text and creates the illusion of depth. 1
    l'ombre; l'ombre portée

to shadow verb (shadows, shadowed, shadowing)

  1. to shadow (tail)
    prendre en filature; filer
    • filer verb (file, files, filons, filez, )

Conjugations for shadow:

  1. shadow
  2. shadow
  3. shadows
  4. shadow
  5. shadow
  6. shadow
simple past
  1. shadowed
  2. shadowed
  3. shadowed
  4. shadowed
  5. shadowed
  6. shadowed
present perfect
  1. have shadowed
  2. have shadowed
  3. has shadowed
  4. have shadowed
  5. have shadowed
  6. have shadowed
past continuous
  1. was shadowing
  2. were shadowing
  3. was shadowing
  4. were shadowing
  5. were shadowing
  6. were shadowing
  1. shall shadow
  2. will shadow
  3. will shadow
  4. shall shadow
  5. will shadow
  6. will shadow
continuous present
  1. am shadowing
  2. are shadowing
  3. is shadowing
  4. are shadowing
  5. are shadowing
  6. are shadowing
  1. be shadowed
  2. be shadowed
  3. be shadowed
  4. be shadowed
  5. be shadowed
  6. be shadowed
  1. shadow!
  2. let's shadow!
  3. shadowed
  4. shadowing
1. I, 2. you, 3. he/she/it, 4. we, 5. you, 6. they

Translation Matrix for shadow:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
aspect ghost; shadow allure; appearance; aspect; exterior; facet; look; looks; sight; view
figure ghost; shadow appearance; build; character; countenance; exterior; face; figure; look; looks; pinnule; shape; sight; silhouette; stature
forme ghost; shadow appearance; be in good shape; boottree; build; cast; casting; casting mould; condition; confession of faith; confirmation; die; exterior; figure; form; gypsum; last; look; looks; matrix; model; mold; mould; printing form; shape; shoe-last; silhouette; stature; template; waist
ombrage shade; shadow
ombre drop shadow; ghost; shade; shadow; silhouette burst; darkness; gleam; waft; whiff
ombre portée drop shadow; shadow; silhouette cast shadow
silhouette ghost; shadow; silhouette appearance; build; figure; outline; shape; silhouette; stature
- apparition; dark; darkness; fantasm; phantasm; phantasma; phantom; shadower; tail; tincture; trace; vestige
VerbRelated TranslationsOther Translations
filer shadow; tail be off; beat it; blow; break away; break away from; clear off; dash away; dash off; desert; do a moonlight flit; duck out; elude; escape; gallop; get away; go with the wind; haste; hasten; hurry; hurry away; hurry off; ladder; make a duck; move it; race; run; run away; run away from home; run off; rush; scamper; scamper away; scamper off; scoot; scuttle away; slip quietly into the night; speed up; sprint; squeeze out of it; walk away; walk off; walk out; zoom
prendre en filature shadow; tail
- dwarf; overshadow; shade; shade off
Not SpecifiedRelated TranslationsOther Translations
ombre shade

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Related Definitions for "shadow":

  1. refuge from danger or observation2
    • he felt secure in his father's shadow2
  2. something existing in perception only2
  3. an indication that something has been present2
  4. a premonition of something adverse2
    • a shadow over his happiness2
  5. an unilluminated area2
  6. an inseparable companion2
    • the poor child was his mother's shadow2
  7. a spy employed to follow someone and report their movements2
  8. a dominating and pervasive presence2
    • he received little recognition working in the shadow of his father2
  9. shade within clear boundaries2
  10. follow, usually without the person's knowledge2
    • The police are shadowing her2
  11. make appear small by comparison2
  12. cast a shadow over2
  13. A shaded outline that appears behind an object or text and creates the illusion of depth.1

Wiktionary Translations for shadow:

  1. dark image projected onto a surface
  2. relative darkness
  1. to secretly track or follow another
Cross Translation:
shadow filer schaduwen — iemand ongemerkt volgen
shadow ombre Schatten — die einem bestimmten Einwirken abgewandte Seite

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