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Definitions of dark:
  • noun:   an unenlightened state
    Example: "He was in the dark concerning their intentions"
  • noun:   absence of light or illumination
  • noun:   an unilluminated area
    Example: "He moved off into the darkness"
  • noun:   the time after sunset and before sunrise while it is dark outside
  • noun:   absence of moral or spiritual values
    Example: "The powers of darkness"
  • adjective:   secret
    Example: "Keep it dark"
  • adjective:   not giving performances; closed
    Example: "The theater is dark on Mondays"
  • adjective:   brunet (used of hair or skin or eyes)
    Example: "Dark eyes"
  • adjective:   devoid or partially devoid of light or brightness; shadowed or black or somber-colored
    Example: "Sitting in a dark corner"
  • adjective:   (used of color) having a dark hue
    Example: "Dark green"
  • adjective:   marked by difficulty of style or expression
    Example: "Much that was dark is now quite clear to me"
  • adjective:   showing a brooding ill humor
    Example: "A dark scowl"
  • adjective:   causing dejection
    Example: "The dark days of the war"
  • adjective:   lacking enlightenment or knowledge or culture
    Example: "The dark ages"
  • adjective:   stemming from evil characteristics or forces; wicked or dishonorable
    Example: "Darth Vader of the dark side"
  • adjective:   having skin rich in melanin pigments
    Example: "The dark races"
  • name:  A surname (rare: 1 in 100000 families; popularity rank in the U.S.: #9044)

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