cast a shadow over (some place)(redirected from casts a shadow over some place)
cast a shadow over (some place)
To fill a place with sadness, grief, dread, or any strong negative emotion. The child's sudden death cast a dark shadow over the house. The dictator's ascension to power has cast a shadow over the country.
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