umbrageous

Definition of umbrageous

um`bra´geous   Pronunciation: ŭm`brā´jŭs; 277
a.1.Forming or affording a shade; shady; shaded; as, umbrageous trees or foliage.
Umbrageous grots and caves
Of cool recess, o'er which the mantling vine
Lays forth her purple grape.
- Milton.
2.Not easily perceived, as if from being darkened or shaded; obscure.
3.Feeling jealousy or umbrage; taking, or disposed to take, umbrage; suspicious.

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shaded, shadowed, shadowy, shady
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