darkened darkened adj. overtaken by night or darkness.

Syn: nighted. [WordNet 1.5]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • Darkened — Darken Dark en (d[aum]rk n), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Darkened} ( nd); p. pr. & vb. n. {Darkening} ( n*[i^]ng).] [AS. deorcian. See {Dark}, a.] 1. To make dark or black; to deprive of light; to obscure; as, a darkened room. [1913 Webster] They… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • darkened — adjective 1. (of fabrics and paper) grown dark in color over time the darkened margins of the paper • Similar to: ↑old 2. become or made dark by lack of light a darkened house the darkened theater • Similar to: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • darkened — [[t]dɑ͟ː(r)kənd[/t]] ADJ: ADJ n A darkened building or room has no lights on inside it. He drove past darkened houses …   English dictionary

  • darkened — adj. Darkened is used with these nouns: ↑alley, ↑auditorium, ↑chamber, ↑corner, ↑corridor, ↑hall, ↑room, ↑street, ↑theatre …   Collocations dictionary

  • darkened — dark|ened [ darkənd ] adjective a darkened room or building is dark because there are no lights on inside …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • darkened — un·darkened; …   English syllables

  • darkened — UK [ˈdɑː(r)kənd] / US [ˈdɑrkənd] adjective a darkened room or building is dark because there are no lights on inside …   English dictionary

  • darkened — Synonyms and related words: bedazzled, besmirched, blackened, blindfold, blindfolded, dazed, dazzled, discolored, excecate, foxed, foxy, hoodwinked, inky, murky, obscured, smirched, smoky, snow blind, snow blinded, soiled, stained, stigmatic,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • darkened — adj. turned dark; obscured; became or made dark due to no light; became dark in color with time; made ignorant or uninformed dark·en || dɑːkÉ™n v. make dark; dim; grow dark; obscure …   English contemporary dictionary

  • darkened —   Po ele ele.   Also: kā ele, e a e a; pa ula (of matured wood) …   English-Hawaiian dictionary

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