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Definition of "adumbrated" []

  • Obscured. (adjective)
  • Foreshadowed. (adjective)
  • Depicted on a shield as an outline instead of as a solid figure. (adjective)
  • Simple past tense and past participle of adumbrate. (verb) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "adumbrated" in a sentence
  • "Too, the tone in which the survival and natural selection principles are adumbrated is obviously naturalistic."
  • "What you've here adumbrated is why I have my bedside clock-radio set to wake me to the Today programme."
  • "To that person is reserved the pleasure of fathoming the intention, of completing the idea adumbrated by the composer."
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