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Definitions of: HADES

hades
(n.) The nether world (according to classical mythology, the abode of the shades, ruled over by Hades or Pluto); the invisible world; the grave.

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heads
heads
The subject matter at issue;
Take its rise; "These rivers head from a mountain range in the Himalayas"
A dense cluster of flowers or foliage; "a head of cauliflower";
A V-shaped mark at one end of an arrow pointer; "the point of the arrow was due north"
The length or height based on the size of a human or animal head;
Oral stimulation of the genitals; "they say he gives good head"
Forward movement; "the ship made little headway against the gale"
The tip of an abscess (where the pus accumulates)
A single domestic animal; "200 head of cattle"
A difficult juncture; "a pretty pass"; "matters came to a head yesterday"
A membrane that is stretched taut over a drum
The front of a military formation or procession;
A projection out from one end; "the head of the nail", "a pinhead is the head of a pin"
The source of water from which a stream arises; "they tracked him back
shade
shade
(n.) Comparative obscurity owing to interception or interruption of the rays of light; partial darkness caused by the intervention of something between the space contemplated and the source of light.
(n.) Darkness; obscurity; -- often in the plural.
(n.) An obscure place; a spot not exposed to light; hence, a secluded retreat.
(n.) That which intercepts, or shelters from, light or the direct rays of the sun; hence, also, that which protects from heat or currents of air; a screen; protection; shelter; cover; as, a lamp shade.
(n.) Shadow.
(n.) The soul after its separation from the body; -- so called because the ancients it to be perceptible to the sight, though not to the touch; a spirit; a ghost; as, the shades of departed heroes.
(n.) The darker portion of a picture; a less illuminated part. See Def. 1, above.
(n.) Degree or variation of color, as darker or lighter, stronger or paler; as, a delicate shade of pink.
(n.) A minute difference or variation, as of thought, belief, expression, etc.; also, the quality or degree of anything which is distinguished from others similar by slight differences; as, the shades of meaning in synonyms.
(v. t.) To shelter or screen by intercepting the rays of light; to keep off illumination from.
(v. t.) To shelter; to cover from injury; to protect; to screen; to hide; as, to shade one's eyes.
(v. t.) To obscure; to dim the brightness of.
(v. t.) To pain in obscure colors; to darken.
(v. t.) To mark with gradations of light or color.
(v. t.) To present a shadow or image of; to shadow forth; to represent.