Synonyms of shady in English:

shady


See definition of shady

adjective

1‘a shady corner of the garden’

SYNONYMS

shaded, shadowy, dark, dim, sunless

sheltered, screened, covered, protected, shrouded

leafy, arboured

cool

literary bosky, bowery, tenebrous

rare umbrageous, umbriferous, Cimmerian

ANTONYMS

bright, sunny

2‘shady deals’

SYNONYMS

suspicious, suspect, questionable, dubious, doubtful, of dubious character, disreputable, untrustworthy, dishonest, dishonourable, devious, slippery, tricky, underhand, unscrupulous, irregular, potentially illegal, unethical

North American snide

informal shifty, fishy, murky

British informal dodgy

NZ Australian informal shonky

ANTONYMS

reputable, honest