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penumbra

see definition of penumbra
  • as inshade
  • as inshadow
  • as ineclipse
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Synonyms for penumbra

noun dimness
  • shadow
  • adumbration
  • blackness
  • coolness
  • cover
  • darkness
  • dusk
  • gloominess
  • obscurity
  • penumbra
  • screen
  • semidarkness
  • shadiness
  • shadows
  • umbra
  • umbrage
  • obscuration

Antonyms for penumbra

  • light
  • lightness
  • brightness
  • gap
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to penumbra

eclipse

noun. shadowing of the sun
  • concealment
  • darkening
  • decline
  • diminution
  • dimming
  • extinction
  • extinguishment
  • obliteration
  • obscuration
  • occultation
  • penumbra
  • shading
  • shroud
  • veil

shade

noun. dimness

shades

noun. dimness

shadow

noun. darkness

shadows

noun. darkness
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.