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  1. From our crowdsourced Open Dictionary
    go dark to stop communicating with someone

    They would see sources go dark that were previously productive.

    Submitted from United Kingdom on 21/07/2014
  2. From our crowdsourced Open Dictionary
    go dark if a theatre goes dark, it stops putting on shows temporarily, due to lack of money or some kind of crisis

    All Washington theatres went dark in the wake of the suicide crash on the Pentagon.

    Submitted from United Kingdom on 21/07/2014


a rainbow produced when water droplets in the air reflect light from the moon rather than the sun

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a way of doing business that involves recruiting large numbers of people who work for themselves using the company's platform, as used by companies such as Uber, Deliveroo and the like

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