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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

What could have sustained him during these darkest of hours?

In celebration of the darkest of Black Fridays, she just released a new single, “Pietà.”

The 2014 midterms were the darkest election yet for congressional races.

I lay on my back, frozen, unable to avoid thinking the darkest thoughts.

We have been led by these lizards into some of the darkest moral dead-ends in our entire history as a people.

It was the darkest hour of twilight, when there was just enough of gleam from the lurid sky, to shew the outline of objects.

Quiet as a mouse he took off his wet clothes, and put them in the darkest corner of the big closet.

The strong, pure woman of the early day must have had many to imitate her virtues in the darkest times of the Empire.

The first precipitate was largest, darkest in color, and carried down more tarry matter.

Miss Brown's sitting-room was a pleasant place even on the darkest day.


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

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