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adjective as in shaded complexion, hair

adjective as in grim, hopeless

adjective as in evil, satanic

adjective as in ignorant

adjective as in angry, upset

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Example Sentences

Was it difficult revisiting any of the darker memories, like his infidelity?

These days, the 36-year-old is lording over a far darker fantasy world.

Men with darker skin aren't always welcome in China, and many face routine harassment.

“I knew it was going to require me going to some darker places,” he says.

Behind this unprecedented gesture, however, darker forces were planning a different sort of event.

His hair was darker—almost brown save at the temples, where age had faded it to an ashen colour.

He made no further remark as they descended the darker section of the stair, and she could think of nothing to say to him.

There was the darker face—and there was Lettice; and each struggled for complete possession of her features.

But for sure behind this mystery o' the death o' Sir Lucien there's a darker mystery still; sair dark.

It is tolerably certain that this is a corrupt form of the passage, and only makes the matter darker.


On this page you'll find 296 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to darker, such as: dim, misty, murky, shadowy, overcast, and somber.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.