Shades and Spectacles


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Shades noun – Spectacles that are darkened or polarized to protect the eyes from the glare of the sun.
Usage example: he was wearing a pair of mirrored shades

Spectacles and shades are semantically related In some cases you can use "Spectacles" instead a noun "Shades".
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Spectacles noun – Optical instrument consisting of a frame that holds a pair of lenses for correcting defective vision.
Shades and spectacles are semantically related in eyeglasses topic. You can use "Shades" instead a noun "Spectacles".
Synonyms for Spectacles
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