shades of someone

shades of someone
shades of (someone/something) this suggests memories of another person or thing.

The president's behavior suggests he has something to hide — shades of the Watergate scandal.

Etymology: based on the meaning of shade (= spirit of a dead person) used esp. in literature

New idioms dictionary. 2014.

См. также в других словарях:

  • Shades of someone. — Shades of (someone/something). something that you say when someone or something makes you think of another person or thing. We visited the university campus and had a few drinks in the bar. Shades of my student days …   New idioms dictionary

  • Shades of something. — Shades of (someone/something). something that you say when someone or something makes you think of another person or thing. We visited the university campus and had a few drinks in the bar. Shades of my student days …   New idioms dictionary

  • shades of something — shades of (someone/something) this suggests memories of another person or thing. The president s behavior suggests he has something to hide shades of the Watergate scandal. Etymology: based on the meaning of shade (= spirit of a dead person) used …   New idioms dictionary

  • shades of — (someone/something) this suggests memories of another person or thing. The president s behavior suggests he has something to hide shades of the Watergate scandal. Etymology: based on the meaning of shade (= spirit of a dead person) used esp. in… …   New idioms dictionary

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