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a dark and stormy night
When Maggie woke up, it was still dark.
By this time it was ten o'clock and completely dark.
When they left, it was already starting to get dark (=become dark at the end of a day).
The room went dark and the cinema screen flickered into life.
He was dressed in a dark suit with a white shirt.
There were dark patches on the walls where water had soaked through.
She glanced up at the dark clouds above the cliffs.
This is the British English definition of dark. View American English definition of dark.
the period of 40 days before Easter, starting on Ash Wednesday, when some Christians stop eating...