Sil·hou·ette n. A representation of the outlines of an object filled in with a black color; a profile portrait in black, such as a shadow appears to be.
Sil·hou·ette, v. t. To represent by a silhouette; to project upon a background, so as to be like a silhouette. [Recent]
A flock of roasting vultures silhouetted on the sky. --The Century.
n 1: an outline of a solid object (as cast by its shadow)
2: a drawing of the outline of an object; filled in with some
v 1: project on a background, such as a screen, like a silhouette
2: represent by a silhouette