Definition of Adumbration. Meaning of Adumbration. Synonyms of Adumbration
Here you will find one or more explanations in English for the word Adumbration.
Also in the bottom left of the page several parts of wikipedia pages related to the word Adumbration and, of course, Adumbration synonyms and on the right images related to the word Adumbration.
Definition of Adumbration
Adumbration Ad`um*bra"tion, n. [L. adumbratio.]
1. The act of adumbrating, or shadowing forth.
2. A faint sketch; an outline; an imperfect portrayal or
representation of a thing.
Elegant adumbrations of sacred truth. --Bp. Horsley.
3. (Her.) The shadow or outlines of a figure.
Meaning of Adumbration from wikipedia
", but our sister project Wiktionary
does: Read the Wiktionary entry
" You can also: Search
- Akhmatova became
an important leader
poetry. Her poem Requiem adumbrates
the perils encountered during
era. Another notable
- [were] ready
for the idea of a notional
or abstract contract
of the kind adumbrated
by Locke.": 200 In contrast, Kenyon
adds that Algernon
- "lasting dynasty" (verse 28). Jon Levenson calls
this an "undeniable adumbration
" of Nathan's prophecy
in 2 Samuel
- a Papal
bull of Pope Benedict
left the adumbration
of the minutes
to the Abbreviators, those
de Parco majori
of the dignity...
- (literally, "the beautiful
used to adumbrate
a "civilized" culture
to what were perceived
- some Pagans
appropriation, as adumbrated
in the following
section. New Age often adopts spiritual ideas
- of France
with Arabia, his reference
to the ****ure of those relations adumbrates
of trouble which
it will be wise not to ignore. I have on more...
umbr- shade, shadow Latin umbra
adumbral, adumbrant, adumbrate
, antumbra, inumbrate, obumbrant, obumbrate, obumbration,...
- skin and snakeskin, and patterns taken
designs. Cubism's adumbrated geometry became
coin of the realm
in the 1920s. Art Deco's development...
Recent Searches ...
Related images to Adumbration