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At sunset that day, the refinery’s rooftop will darken, but only for four months.
DOMINO SUGAR IS REPLACING ITS MASSIVE NEON LANDMARK IN BALTIMORE — AND HOPES NO ONE WILL NOTICE A DIFFERENCECOLIN CAMPBELLFEBRUARY 7, 2021WASHINGTON POST
The on-court clouds that have darkened Toronto’s early season could be clearing.
THE TORONTO RAPTORS CAN’T SEEM TO FINISH THEIR DRIVESLOUIS ZATZMANJANUARY 27, 2021FIVETHIRTYEIGHT
The bots flag “restatement” as a negative word, which darkens their outlook on a company’s prospects.
A 2011 DICTIONARY IS RESHAPING THE LANGUAGE OF CORPORATE REPORTINGSAMANTH SUBRAMANIANJANUARY 24, 2021QUARTZ
The racism he faced in the run up to the record might have darkened Aaron’s joy, but, for him, bitterness never lingered.
BASEBALL LEGEND HANK AARON HAS PASSED AWAY, BUT HIS HOME RUN RECORD REMAINS A LESSON IN COURAGE AND COMMITMENTSEAN GREGORYJANUARY 22, 2021TIME
That phenomenon occurs when the Moon is farthest away from the Earth to completely cover the Sun, resulting in a ring of light around the darkened moon.
MARS MISSIONS, A SUPER-POWERED TELESCOPE, AND MORE EXCITING 2021 SPACE EVENTSPAOLA ROSA-AQUINOJANUARY 7, 2021POPULAR-SCIENCE
The salt darkens and takes on a metallic taste—hardly something someone would want to sprinkle on food.
ONE MAN’S CRUSADE TO END A GLOBAL SCOURGE WITH BETTER SALTKATIE MCLEANDECEMBER 18, 2020MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
Stir in the tomatoes, reduce the heat to medium, cover the skillet and cook, stirring occasionally, until the sauce darkens and thickens and the flavors meld, about 20 minutes.
THIS VEGAN BOLOGNESE IS FULL OF FAMILIAR, COMFORTING FLAVORSJOE YONANNOVEMBER 8, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Once back at the lab, they placed them in a darkened aquarium.
WE FINALLY KNOW WHY SEA PICKLES GLOWMARÍA PAULA RUBIANO A.OCTOBER 22, 2020POPULAR-SCIENCE
His driver led us into a tunnel and I leaned back as the world darkened.
FICTION: QUIET EARTH PHILOSOPHYKATIE MCLEANOCTOBER 21, 2020MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
One of the biggest clues to this fact stares us in the face every time the sun sets and the sky darkens.
THE UNIVERSE HAS MADE ALMOST ALL THE STARS IT WILL EVER MAKE - ISSUE 89: THE DARK SIDECALEB SCHARFAUGUST 19, 2020NAUTILUS
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WORDS RELATED TO DARKEN

  • chill out
  • cloud
  • dampen
  • darken
  • deepen
  • dim
  • mitigate
  • modulate
  • play down
  • reduce
  • restrain
  • shade
  • sober
  • soft-pedal
  • soften
  • subdue
  • temper
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