Shade (slang)

Type: noun, slang

Pronunciation: /shay-aid/

Related: Shady

What does Shade mean?

Subtle disrespect verbally or nonverbally.

Shade Synonyms: Diss

Example sentence: “He was looking hard for shade so he can record a diss song.”

Shade in songs:

“All this shade that’s comin’ at me, I wonder who throws it” – KYLE, iSpy.

“They throwin’ shade ’cause they see me on top” – Cardi B, Press.

“It’s summertime, why they tryna throw shade?” – Travis Scott, way back.

“Live on paradise, I don’t see the shade” – Gunna, Sold Out Dates.

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Cite this page: "Shade." Rap Dictionary, DailyRapFacts. Accessed November 24, 2020.