adjective, shad·ow·i·er, shad·ow·i·est.
Origin of shadowy
Related formsshad·ow·i·ness, noun
Examples from the Web for shadowy
His weeknight program, “Coast-to-Coast AM,” discussed aliens, paranormal activity, and shadowy government cover-ups.
Those that do survive, or are lucky enough to have escaped infection, meet a shadowy future.
The Federal Reserve, which was just caught playing footsie with Goldman Sachs, is as shadowy as it is powerful.
Get to know The Gathering, a shadowy, powerful network of hard-right funders meeting Thursday in Florida.The $1-Billion-a-Year Right-Wing Conspiracy You Haven’t Heard Of|Jay Michaelson|September 25, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The shadowy commander known as “Strelkov” (gunman) may have quit.
In the shadowy light swayed a half dozen celebrants of the weird rites.Whispering Walls|Mildred A. Wirt
From the window of the son's room, the father saw the sudden blaze of torches, the shadowy forms of the men-hunters.
“Yet I could stand up under a good deal more,” he rejoined, his thoughts trailing Jerry Boyle up the shadowy gorge.Claim Number One|George W. (George Washington) Ogden
The dark waters of the little lake, and the shadowy tree-clad hills seemed very beautiful.Invaders from the Infinite|John Wood Campbell
Occasionally a few creatures would pass by, their shadowy forms scarcely distinguishable through the gloom.In the Wilds of Florida|W.H.G. Kingston