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Synonyms

darkness

noun

the lack of light, especially because it is night

shade

noun

a slightly dark area where the light from the sun does not reach because it is blocked by something

blackness

noun

the quality of being completely black or completely dark

shadow

noun

an area of darkness that is created when something blocks light

the dark

noun

a situation in which there is no light, especially because it is night

gloom

noun

darkness in which it is difficult to see clearly

murk

noun

darkness, dirt, or bad light that it is difficult to see through

shadowy

adjective

hidden in darkness or shadows

murky

adjective

dark and difficult to see through, especially because of bad light, thick cloud, or dirt in the air or water

dim

adjective

dim places do not have much light in them, so you cannot see very well

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dark

adjective

lacking light

dimly

adverb

in a way that does not provide much light

dusky

adjective

literary dark, because of shadows or because night is coming

pitch-black

adjective

completely black or dark

pitch-dark

adjective

completely dark

the recesses of something

the parts of something that you cannot see easily because they are hidden or dark

shadow

noun

a dark shape made on a surface when someone or something is between that surface and a light

under cover of night/darkness

hidden by darkness

unlit

adjective

dark because there are no lights

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hygge

a lifestyle focussing on simple pleasures such as comfort and cosiness in the home, and spending time with friends and family

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sofar

a form of location that involves the underwater detonation of a bomb which causes sound waves that are picked up by ships

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