shady
adjective
1. (in shadow) 
a. sombreado 
The garden is shady in the summer when the grape vines cover the trellises.El jardín es sombreado en el verano cuando las viñas cubren los enrejados.
b. no direct translation 
It's shadier under the tree.Hay más sombra debajo del árbol.
It's shady on the south side of the street in the early morning.Hay sombra en el lado sur de la calle temprano en la mañana.
2. (suspicious) 
a. turbio 
Dianne made some kind of shady deal with Raul.Dianne hizo un trato algo turbio con Raúl.
Hugo is a shady character. There are rumors that he has embezzled millions.Hugo es un tipo sospechoso. Hay rumores de que ha malversado millones.
Why did you buy a car from that shady dealer?¿Por qué le compraste un carro a ese vendedor de mala reputación?
shady
adjective
1. (garden, lane) 
a. sombreado(a), umbrío(a) 
2. (colloquial) 
a. sospechoso(a), siniestro(a) (suspicious; person) 
3. (transaction) 
a. turbio(a), oscuro(a) 
shady [ˈʃeɪdɪ]
adjective
shadier (comparative)shadiest (superlative)
1 (shaded) [+place] sombreado
it's shady here aquí hay sombra; under a shady tree a la sombra de un árbol frondoso
2 (dubious) [+person] dudoso; [+deal] turbio; chueco (informal); (Méx)
to have a shady past
Phrases with "shady"
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shady person
persona sospechosa
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