duskily
adverb see dusky

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Duskily — Dusk i*ly, adv. In a dusky manner. Byron. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • duskily — dusky ► ADJECTIVE (duskier, duskiest) ▪ darkish in colour. DERIVATIVES duskily adverb duskiness noun …   English terms dictionary

  • duskily — See dusky. * * * …   Universalium

  • duskily — dusk·i·ly …   English syllables

  • duskily — ˈdəskə̇lē, li adverb : in a dusky manner : obscurely …   Useful english dictionary

  • dusky — duskily, adv. duskiness, n. /dus kee/, adj., duskier, duskiest. 1. somewhat dark; having little light; dim; shadowy. 2. having dark skin. 3. of a dark color. 4. gloomy; sad. [1550 60; DUSK2 + Y1] * * * …   Universalium

  • Swarthily — Swarth i*ly, adv. In a swarthy manner; with a tawny hue; duskily. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • dusky — adjective (duskier; est) Date: 1558 1. somewhat dark in color; specifically having dark skin 2. marked by slight or deficient light ; shadowy • duskily adverb • duskiness noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Italian Hours — Infobox Book | name = Italian Hours image caption = Cover of 1979 Grove Press edition of Italian Hours author = Henry James country = United Kingdom, United States language = English genre = Travel writing publisher = William Heinemann,… …   Wikipedia

  • duskiness — See duskily. * * * …   Universalium

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