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See definition of semidarkness on Dictionary.com
  • as indark
  • as inmurkiness
  • as inobscureness
  • as inshade

synonyms for semidarkness

  • darkness
  • dusk
  • shade
  • dimness
  • duskiness
  • evening
  • gloom
  • midnight
  • murk
  • murkiness
  • night
  • nightfall
  • nighttime
  • obscurity
  • opacity
  • shadows
  • twilight
  • caliginosity
  • dead of night
  • witching hour
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antonyms for semidarkness

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  • brightness
  • light
  • daybreak
  • cognizance
  • day
  • daylight
  • daytime
  • enlightening
  • illumination
  • intelligence
  • lightness
  • morning
  • sense
  • sensibility
  • understanding
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How to use semidarkness in a sentence

Here it is a little better; but it's never light in this cell,—always in semidarkness.
PRISON MEMOIRS OF AN ANARCHISTALEXANDER BERKMAN
He broke off suddenly, gave a hasty look around and bolted off the end of the porch into the semidarkness of the lawn.
RED PEPPER BURNSGRACE S. RICHMOND
That dream always ends by my standing there in the semidarkness talking to an empty house.
MARK TWAIN, A BIOGRAPHY, 1835-1910, COMPLETEALBERT BIGELOW PAINE
The sudden transition from sunlight to semidarkness bewildered him for a moment, doubtless, for he stood there without speaking.
THE RISE OF ROSCOE PAINEJOSEPH C. LINCOLN
But nowhere was there a sign of life, and would not be until semidarkness brought the unwilling workers back to the tents.
GUNMAN'S RECKONINGMAX BRAND
There the utter silence and the semidarkness quickly convinced them that they were on the wrong track.
WITH LINKS OF STEELNICHOLAS CARTER
The sun was no longer visible, and the valley was plunged in the semidarkness of twilight.
THE GIRL IN THE GOLDEN ATOMRAYMOND KING CUMMINGS
In the semidarkness the engineer of the launch would believe him to be one of the plain-clothes men returning with orders.
THE BLACK STARJOHNSTON MCCULLEY
The performer takes up the instrument as the whim prompts him and in the semidarkness plays his rude, melancholy tune.
THE MANBOS OF MINDANOJOHN M. GARVAN
And as he says this the sly fellow eyes a pile of parcels and packages heaped up in one corner, visible despite the semidarkness.
MONSIEUR, MADAME AND BEBE, COMPLETEGUSTAVE DROZ
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO SEMIDARKNESS

  • caliginosity
  • darkness
  • dead of night
  • dimness
  • dusk
  • duskiness
  • evening
  • gloom
  • midnight
  • murk
  • murkiness
  • night
  • nightfall
  • nighttime
  • obscurity
  • opacity
  • semidarkness
  • shade
  • shadows
  • twilight
  • witching hour
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.