Part of speech:
The definition of a tail is the rear end of an animal's body that usually forms a flexible appendage.
A trace or vestige:
Trace is defined as evidence or a visible mark, or a very small amount of something.
Shade or a shadow
The hair on a man's cheeks and chin.
The definition of a whiff is a slight odor, or a puff of something.
A suggestion, hint, or tinge:
A slight trace, flavor, odor, etc.; smack; touch
Taste is the acting of eating or drinking, the sense of noticing flavors in food or drink, or a liking for something.
Suspicion is having a feeling, thinking or believing that someone is guilty of something.
The definition of a streak is a flash of light or a long thin line that stand out in color or texture from its surroundings.
A slight amount or degree; trace; touch; suggestion
A small, barely detectable amount of.
The tiniest bit:
Striking or showy appearance or display
(Chiefly Southern US) A ghost or other supernatural being.
(Informal) A ghost; a specter.
An attitude marked by enthusiasm, energy, or courage:
An evil or mischievous spirit; a hobgoblin.
The less dark region surrounding the dark central area of a sunspot
A dwarf star or dwarf galaxy.
To darken; obscure
To follow the traces or scent of, as in hunting; track.
To follow the undulations in the groove of a phonograph record. Used of a needle.
To grasp the meaning or logic of; understand:
To follow, hunt, or track down doggedly
To represent by an image, a form, or a model; symbolize or prefigure.
Symbolize is to represent or be a sign of something.
The definition of an example of suggest is to propose something or offer up a potential option for consideration.
The surface on which an image is displayed, as on a television, computer monitor, or radar receiver.
To conceal from view; hide
To lurk is defined as to hang around a place and stay hidden, often in a threatening manner.
To create an image of.
(Intransitive) To become dark or darker in colour.
To hide or screen from view or knowledge; conceal. Often used with up:
To cover or obscure with clouds:
The definition of adumbrate is to suggest beforehand or to vaguely foreshadow.
To conceal, hide, disguise, screen, obscure, etc.
To grow dim
To render indistinct or dim; darken:
To conceal or veil with or as if with mist.
To blur; dim; obscure
To obscure; darken.
Blur means to smudge or make something indistinct or hazy.
To blur; dim.
To cloud over; darken
A trace, mark, or sign of something that once existed but has passed away or disappeared
Phantom is a ghost or something that seems to appear but that doesn't actually exist.
A phantom or ghost
Mere empty show; pretense
A hint; indirect suggestion
One of the fine strands that grow from the skin of mammals, usually providing insulation against the cold. Modified hairs sometimes serve as protective defenses, as in the quills of a porcupine or hedgehog, or as tactile organs, as in the whiskers (called vibrissae ) of many nocturnal mammals. Hair filaments are a modification of the epidermis of the skin and are composed primarily of keratin. Hair also contains melanin, which determines hair color.
A momentary pause or rest:
One that watches or observes:
A ghost; apparition
The sensation of perceiving light; brightness:
(Intransitive) To grow bright, or more bright in color; to clear up
To lessen the severity or oppressiveness of:
The luminous aspect of a color (as distinct from its hue) by which it is regarded as approaching the maximum luminance of pure white or the lack of luminance of pure black
To precede is defined as to go before or introduce.
In a clear manner; so as to be clear
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