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synonyms for darker

  • black
  • cloudy
  • darkened
  • dim
  • dingy
  • drab
  • dull
  • foggy
  • gloomy
  • misty
  • murky
  • overcast
  • shadowy
  • somber
  • dun
  • dusk
  • faint
  • aphotic
  • atramentous
  • blackish
  • caliginous
  • cimmerian
  • clouded
  • crepuscular
  • dusky
  • grimy
  • ill-lighted
  • indistinct
  • inky
  • lightless
  • lurid
  • nebulous
  • obfuscous
  • obscure
  • opaque
  • pitch-black
  • pitch-dark
  • pitchy
  • rayless
  • shaded
  • shady
  • sooty
  • stygian
  • sunless
  • tenebrous
  • unlighted
  • unlit
  • vague
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antonyms for darker

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  • bright
  • cheerful
  • clean
  • clear
  • distinct
  • good
  • happy
  • intelligent
  • joyful
  • light
  • luminous
  • smart
  • sparkling
  • sunny
  • vivacious
  • apparent
  • brilliant
  • encouraging
  • evident
  • hopeful
  • illuminated
  • lucid
  • manifest
  • moral
  • plain
  • pleased
  • radiant
  • shining
  • visible
  • vivid
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How to use darker in a sentence

His hair was darker—almost brown save at the temples, where age had faded it to an ashen colour.
ST. MARTIN'S SUMMERRAFAEL SABATINI
He made no further remark as they descended the darker section of the stair, and she could think of nothing to say to him.
ANCESTORSGERTRUDE ATHERTON
There was the darker face—and there was Lettice; and each struggled for complete possession of her features.
THE WAVEALGERNON BLACKWOOD
But for sure behind this mystery o' the death o' Sir Lucien there's a darker mystery still; sair dark.
DOPESAX ROHMER
It is tolerably certain that this is a corrupt form of the passage, and only makes the matter darker.
CHAUCER'S WORKS, VOLUME 1 (OF 7) -- ROMAUNT OF THE ROSE; MINOR POEMSGEOFFREY CHAUCER
The whales of the North-west Coast appeared to be of the same species, but of a darker colour.
NARRATIVE OF A SURVEY OF THE INTERTROPICAL AND WESTERN COASTS OF AUSTRALIA] [VOLUME 2 OF 2]PHILLIP PARKER KING
After "going through a sweat," the leaf takes on a darker color, and loses the rank flavor which it had before.
TOBACCO; ITS HISTORY, VARIETIES, CULTURE, MANUFACTURE AND COMMERCEE. R. BILLINGS.
She was shorter by a half-head than her darker cousin, and made up in sprightliness what she lacked of Ruth's gentle dignity.
MISTRESS WILDINGRAFAEL SABATINI
Katie said this with a still darker frown; for she thought that the urchin was jesting.
THE FLOATING LIGHT OF THE GOODWIN SANDSR.M. BALLANTYNE
A white shirt and white collar fairly hurt the eye, being in such sharp contrast with Bill's dark skin and darker beard.
MYSTERY RANCHARTHUR CHAPMAN
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