black-haired dark-haired
brunet ru*net", Brunette Bru*nette", adj. 1. being or having dark-colored skin and hair; contrasted with {blond}. [Narrower terms: {adust, sunburned burned brown by the sun}; {black, brown}; {black-haired, dark-haired}; {browned, suntanned, tanned}; {grizzled, roan}; {nutbrown}] [WordNet 1.5]

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  • dark-haired — adj. same as {brunet}; as, a dark haired beauty. Syn: black haired. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • dark-haired — adjective 1. having hair of a dark color (Freq. 1) a dark haired beauty • Syn: ↑black haired, ↑brown haired • Similar to: ↑brunet, ↑brunette 2. covered with dark hair …   Useful english dictionary

  • black-haired — lack haired adj. having black head hair; of people. Syn: dark haired, raven haired. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Dark — (d[aum]rk), a. [OE. dark, derk, deork, AS. dearc, deorc; cf. Gael. & Ir. dorch, dorcha, dark, black, dusky.] 1. Destitute, or partially destitute, of light; not receiving, reflecting, or radiating light; wholly or partially black, or of some deep …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Dark Ages — Dark Dark (d[aum]rk), a. [OE. dark, derk, deork, AS. dearc, deorc; cf. Gael. & Ir. dorch, dorcha, dark, black, dusky.] 1. Destitute, or partially destitute, of light; not receiving, reflecting, or radiating light; wholly or partially black, or of …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Dark house — Dark Dark (d[aum]rk), a. [OE. dark, derk, deork, AS. dearc, deorc; cf. Gael. & Ir. dorch, dorcha, dark, black, dusky.] 1. Destitute, or partially destitute, of light; not receiving, reflecting, or radiating light; wholly or partially black, or of …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Dark lantern — Dark Dark (d[aum]rk), a. [OE. dark, derk, deork, AS. dearc, deorc; cf. Gael. & Ir. dorch, dorcha, dark, black, dusky.] 1. Destitute, or partially destitute, of light; not receiving, reflecting, or radiating light; wholly or partially black, or of …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Dark room — Dark Dark (d[aum]rk), a. [OE. dark, derk, deork, AS. dearc, deorc; cf. Gael. & Ir. dorch, dorcha, dark, black, dusky.] 1. Destitute, or partially destitute, of light; not receiving, reflecting, or radiating light; wholly or partially black, or of …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • dark — I (Roget s IV) modif. 1. [Lacking brightness] Syn. unlighted, unlit, dim, dusky, murky, gloomy, shadowy, somber, cloudy, foggy, sunless, lightless, indistinct, dull, faint, vague, misty, darkish, deep, drab, dingy, obscure, nebulous, shady,… …   English dictionary for students

  • black-haired — adjective having hair of a dark color (Freq. 1) a dark haired beauty • Syn: ↑dark haired, ↑brown haired • Similar to: ↑brunet, ↑brunette …   Useful english dictionary

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