HyperDic: shades

English > 2 senses of the word shades:
NOUNcognitionshades(plural) something that reminds you of someone or something
artifactshades, sunglasses, dark glassesspectacles that are darkened or polarized to protect the eyes from the glare of the sun
shades > pronunciation
Soundsshey'dz
RhymesAides ... Hades: 7 rhymes with eydz...
English > shades: 2 senses > noun 1, cognition
Meaning(plural) something that reminds you of someone or something.
Example"aren't there shades of 1948 here?"
BroaderreminderAn experience that causes you to remember something
Usage ofplural, plural formThe form of a word that is used to denote more than one
Spanishfantasmas de, fantasmas, recuerdos
English > shades: 2 senses > noun 2, artifact
Meaningspectacles that are darkened or polarized to protect the eyes from the glare of the sun.
Example"he was wearing a pair of mirrored shades"
Synonymssunglasses, dark glasses
PartsPolaroid(trade mark) a plastic film that can polarize a beam of light
Broaderspectacles, specs, eyeglasses, glassesoptical instrument consisting of a frame that holds a pair of lenses for correcting defective vision
Usage ofplural, plural formThe form of a word that is used to denote more than one
Spanishgafas de sol
Catalanulleres de sol

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