Adumbrate

Definition of Adumbrate

Ad`um´brate
v. t.1.
1.To give a faint shadow or slight representation of; to outline; to shadow forth.
Both in the vastness and the richness of the visible universe the invisible God is adumbrated.
- L. Taylor.
2.To overshadow; to shade.

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