What does the word umbrageous mean?

    Part of speech: noun

  • Umbrageousness.

  • Part of speech: adverb

  • Umbrageously.

  • Part of speech: adjective

  • Shady.

Usage examples for umbrageous

  1. The whole range of the valley, including its bed, and steep lofty sides, was overspread with a dark and umbrageous forest. – Traditions of the North American Indians, Vol. 3 (of 3) by James Athearn Jones
  2. Not far away was the bank of a canal, bordered by a magnificent avenue shaded by a double row of immense umbrageous trees. – Edison's Conquest of Mars by Garrett Putman Serviss
  3. There were several umbrageous trees here, and the air was so fresh and comparatively cool that it was decided to halt now for an hour to rest. – The Rajah of Dah by George Manville Fenn