obumbrate definition

  • verb:
    • To shade; to darken; to cloud.
  • verb-transitive:
    • To shade; to darken; to cloud.
  • others:
    • To overshadow; tone; darken; cloud.
    • In zoology, lying under a projecting component: especially said of abdomen if it is hidden under the posterior thoracic segments, such as certain Arachnida.

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