Lacking respectability, as in character, behavior, or appearance.
In shadow; shady
Morally unsound or debased; perverted; evil; depraved
Characterized by truth; not false:
Full of or dark with shadow:
The definition of dim is not bright, somewhat dark or unclear.
Giving or suggesting relief from heat:
Tending habitually to suspect, esp. to suspect evil
The definition of dubious is something that is unlikely to be true.
Resulting from or marked by a lack of honesty.
Like a fish in odor, taste, etc., specif., strongly or undesirably so
Acting or done in a deceptive, secret, or sly manner; dishonest and sneaky.
The definition of hidden is concealed.
Open to doubt or challenge; problematic.
(Of a person) who grew up being overprotected by parents or other guardians; often implies a lack of social skills, worldly experience, etc.
Open to or viewed with suspicion:
Affording or forming shade; shady.
Of relatively little weight; not heavy:
Having constituent elements separated by a space in writing or printing:
Regarded as proper usage; standard
Of moderately good quality:
Without deceit or trickery; straightforward.
Of good reputation; respectable
Characterized by a mixture of opposing elements and therefore questionable or uncertain:
Not surely or certainly known; questionable; problematic
filled with shade
Causing laughter or amusement:
Not trustworthy; esp., financially irresponsible
Somewhat dark in color; esp., swarthy
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