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adjective as in black

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The characters in Pitch Dark can seem plucked from this soapy version of reality.

Speedboat and Pitch Dark have recently been reissued in handsome editions by the New York Review of Books.

Even after waiting for hours, first in the pitch dark and then in the blazing sun, voters sounded patient, if exasperated.

He, Negrial, and neighbors dug for two hours, in the pitch dark, to free Marie Michele and the girls.

The night was pitch-dark, it rained in torrents, there was mud and water everywhere, and the ground was too flat to drain.

It was pitch dark, and only one or two stars were seen at intervals struggling through the ragged masses of cloud.

The room was pitch-dark, and the sentinel could be seen through the door-cracks, within a dozen feet of us.

It's now just upon sunset; and, with such a night as this, in another half-hour or so you'll have it pitch-dark.

When he wakened he was very cold, and, of course, it was pitch dark.


On this page you'll find 184 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to pitch-dark, such as: sunless, unlighted, unlit, starless, stygian, and clouded.

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