Today -- December 6, 2004
If we give, we are made rich. If we forget ourselves, we find peace. If we forgive, we receive forgiveness. If we die, we receive eternal resurrection. Saint FrancisToday's Definition: adumbrate
TRANSITIVE VERB: Inflected forms: ad·um·brat·ed, ad·um·brat·ing, ad·um·brates
1. To give a sketchy outline of.
2. To prefigure indistinctly; foreshadow.
3. To disclose partially or guardedly.
4. To overshadow; shadow or obscure.
ETYMOLOGY: Latin adumbrre, adumbrt-, to represent in outline : ad-, ad- + umbra, shadow. OTHER FORMS:
ad·umbra·tive (-dmbr-tv) —ADJECTIVE
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