shades of

shades of
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:

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  • Shades — Album par J.J. Cale Sortie Février 1981 Enregistrement 1980 Durée 33:21 Genre Rock Producteur Audie Ashworth et J.J. Cale …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Shades Of... — Shades Of... Album par Shape of Despair Sortie 2000 Durée 57:02 Genre Funeral doom metal Label Spinefarm Records …   Wikipédia en Français

  • shades of — ► shades of suggestive or reminiscent of. Main Entry: ↑shade …   English terms dictionary

  • Shades of... — Infobox Album | Name = Shades Of... Type = studio Artist = Shape of Despair Released = 2000 Genre = Funeral doom metal Gothic metal Length = 57:02 Label = Spikefarm Records Producer = Reviews = Last album = Promo tape (1998) This album = Shades… …   Wikipedia

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  • shades — n. dark glasses. (See also sunshades.) □ Where are my shades? The sun is too bright. □ The guy stood there wearing shades and carrying a violin case. Barlowe grimaced …   Dictionary of American slang and colloquial expressions

  • shades — noun sunglasses, sun glasses His shades are by some famous designer. Syn: sunnies …   Wiktionary

  • shades — n Sunglasses. Did you buy some new shades? 1970s …   Historical dictionary of American slang


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