ALL meanings of adumbration

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  • verb with object adumbration to produce a faint image or resemblance of; to outline or sketch. 1
  • verb with object adumbration to foreshadow; prefigure. 1
  • verb with object adumbration to darken or conceal partially; overshadow. 1
  • noun adumbration (obsolete, arts) Shading. 1
  • noun adumbration (Obsolete (No longer in use)) (art) Shading. 0
  • noun adumbration A faint sketch; an outline, a brief representation. 0
  • noun adumbration (figuratively) A rough or symbolic representation of something. 0
  • noun adumbration (heraldry) The shadow or outline of a figure. 0
  • noun adumbration (literature) A vague indication of what is to come. 0
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