angered at some thing unjust or wrong
- full of shade
- creating or affording a shade shady shaded as umbrageous woods or foliage
- creating or affording a tone; shady; shaded; as,u000du000a umbrageous trees or vegetation.
- maybe not effortlessly observed, as though from being darkened or shaded; obscure.
- experiencing envy or umbrage; using, or disposed to take, umbrage; suspicious.
"shady," 1580s, from French ombrageux, from Old French umbrageus, from umbre "shade," from Latin umbra (see umbrage).
(a.) Forming or affording a shade; questionable; shaded; as, umbrageous woods or foliage.
- (a.) Maybe not easily understood, like from becoming darkened or shaded; obscure.
- (a.) experiencing envy or umbrage; using, or disposed to take, umbrage; dubious.
In Sikkim the mountains are covered with dense forest of tall umbrageous trees, commonly accompanied by a luxuriant growth of under shrubs, and adorned with climbing and epiphytal plants in wonderful profusion.