Shady vs Shandy - What's the difference?
As an adjective shady
is abounding in shades.
As a noun shandy is
(uncountable) a drink made by mixing beer and lemonade.
Abounding in shades.
* Bible, Job xl. 22
Overspread with shade; sheltered from the glare of light or sultry heat.
* Francis Bacon
- The shady trees cover him with their shadow.
(informal) Not trustworthy; disreputable.
- Cast it also that you may have rooms shady for summer and warm for winter.
* 2009 :
- He is a shady character.
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(UK, slang) Mean, cruel.
- Jon & Kate Plus 8'' is a show based on two facts: 1)''' Jon and Kate Gosselin have eight children, and '''2)''' the word ‘Kate’ rhymes with the word ‘eight’. One suspects that if Kate were ever to have another child, a ' shady network executive would urge her to put it in a binbag with a brick and drop it down a well. But this is just a horrifying tangent.
- ''Don't be shady , give us a go.
* (not trustworthy) corrupt, dodgy, dubious, equivocal, seedy, sketchy, suspicious
(uncountable) A drink made by mixing beer and lemonade.
(countable) A glass of this drink.
* hand shandy
* rock shandy
* black and tan