Duskness Dusk"ness, n. Duskiness. [R.] --Sir T. Elyot. [1913 Webster]

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  • duskness — knə̇s noun ( es) : duskiness * * * duskˈness noun • • • Main Entry: ↑dusk * * * duskly, duskness see after dusk n …   Useful english dictionary

  • duskness — dusk·ness …   English syllables

  • darkness — Synonyms and related words: Gothicism, ablepsia, adiaphanousness, age of ignorance, amaurosis, amorphousness, barbarism, benightedness, benightment, blackishness, blackness, bleakness, bleariness, blind side, blind spot, blindfolding, blinding,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • dimness — Synonyms and related words: adiaphanousness, anemia, ashiness, asininity, bad light, bleariness, blockishness, bloodlessness, blur, blurriness, boobishness, boorishness, bovinity, cadaverousness, chloranemia, cloddishness, cloudiness, crassness,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • dusk — Synonyms and related words: bad light, blackish, broad day, brown of dusk, brownness, caliginous, candlelight, candlelighting, cocklight, crepuscular, crepuscule, dark, dark colored, darken, darkish, darkishness, darkle, darksome, darksomeness,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • evening — Synonyms and related words: accommodation, adjustment, afternoon, balancing, close of day, cockshut, coordination, crepuscular, dimpsy, dusk, duskiness, duskness, dusky, equalization, equalizing, equating, equation, equilibration, eve, even,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • gloaming — Synonyms and related words: bad light, brown of dusk, brownness, candlelight, candlelighting, cocklight, crepuscule, darkishness, darksomeness, deadness, dim, dim light, dimness, dimpsy, drabness, dullness, dusk, duskiness, duskingtide, duskness …   Moby Thesaurus

  • murk — Synonyms and related words: amorphousness, bad light, becloud, bedarken, bedim, begloom, begrime, besmirch, besoil, black, black out, blacken, blackwash, block the light, blot, blot out, blotch, brown, cast a shadow, charcoal, cloud, cloud over,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • sadness — Synonyms and related words: aching heart, agony, agony of mind, anguish, bale, beggarliness, bitterness, blackishness, bleakness, bleeding heart, blue devils, blues, broken heart, cheapness, cheerlessness, comfortlessness, contemptibleness,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • sobriety — Synonyms and related words: abnegation, abstemiousness, abstention, abstinence, augustness, balance, blackishness, calm, calmness, common sense, conservatism, constraint, contact with reality, continence, control, cool, cool head, coolheadedness …   Moby Thesaurus

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