Definition of Shadower

1. Noun. A spy employed to follow someone and report their movements.

Exact synonyms: Shadow, Tail
Generic synonyms: Follower, Spy
Derivative terms: Shadow, Shadow, Tail



Definition of Shadower

1. Noun. One who shadows. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Shadower

1. one that shadows [n -S] - See also: shadows

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Shadower

shadow ministers
shadow nucleus
shadow of a doubt
shadow play
shadow plays
shadow show
shadow test
shadowbox
shadowboxed
shadowboxer
shadowboxes
shadowboxing
shadowcasting
shadowe
shadowed
shadower (current term)
shadowers
shadowes
shadowgraph
shadowgraphies
shadowgraphs
shadowgraphy
shadowier
shadowiest
shadowily
shadowiness
shadowinesses
shadowing
shadowing (histology)
shadowings

Literary usage of Shadower

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1. Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine (1890)
"... and moreover, Mr Balfour was unable at the moment to state the exact distance at which the Gladstonian " shadower " followed the "shadowed"! ..."

2. Autobiography of Seventy Years by George Frisbie Hoar (1905)
"Webster had been Everett's great over-shadower. Gov. Everett would have been, but for him, the chief public man and the orator of Massachusetts at that time ..."

3. Autobiography of Seventy Years by George Frisbie Hoar (1903)
"Webster had been Everett's great over-shadower. Gov. Everett would have been, but for him, the chief public man and the orator of Massachusetts at that time ..."

4. A Vagabond Journey Around the World: A Narrative of Personal Experience by Harry Alverson Franck (1911)
"This time, apparently, I had outwitted my shadower. I threw off my clothes and plunged in for a swim. When I regained the bank, the spy, ..."

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