Tenebrosity
Tenebrosity Ten`e*bros"i*ty, n. The quality or state of being tenebrous; tenebrousness. --Burton. [1913 Webster]

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  • tenebrosity — ˌ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ˈbräsəd.ē, sətē, i noun ( es) Etymology: Medieval Latin tenebrositat , tenebrositas, from Latin tenebrosus dark + itat , itas ity : darkness switches off the light, calls for the first slide, and talks for three quarters of an hour in… …   Useful english dictionary

  • tenebrosity — See tenebrous. * * * …   Universalium

  • tenebrosity — noun /ˈtɛnɪbɹɒsədi/ˈtɛnɪbɻɑsədi/ The state or quality of being tenebrose or tenebrous …   Wiktionary

  • tenebrosity — ten·e·bros·i·ty …   English syllables

  • tenebrosity — Darkness or obscurity …   Grandiloquent dictionary

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  • Erebus — Synonyms and related words: Aides, Aidoneus, Cerberus, Charon, Cora, Despoina, Dis, Dis pater, Egyptian darkness, Hades, Hel, Kore, Loki, Minos, Orcus, Osiris, Persephassa, Persephone, Pluto, Proserpina, Proserpine, Rhadamanthus, Satan, blackness …   Moby Thesaurus

  • dark — Synonyms and related words: Egyptian darkness, Erebus, Gothicism, Stygian, ableptical, abominable, abstruse, adiaphanous, age of ignorance, amaurotic, amoral, amorphous, amorphousness, apocalyptic, arcane, arrant, atramentous, atrocious, bad,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • dead of night — Synonyms and related words: Egyptian darkness, Erebus, awful silence, blackness, dark, darkness, darkness visible, dead, deathlike silence, golden silence, hush, hush of night, inaudibility, intense darkness, lightlessness, lucid stillness, lull …   Moby Thesaurus

  • night — Synonyms and related words: Egyptian darkness, Erebus, all the time, all night, blackness, ceaselessly, charcoal, coal, continually, continuously, crow, dark, dark of night, darkness, darkness visible, dead of night, dusk, ebon, ebony, endlessly …   Moby Thesaurus

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