darkling definition

  • adverb:
    • In the dark.
    • at nighttime, obscurely
    • at nighttime.
  • adjective:
    • developing or enacted at night.
    • Dark; dim.
    • dark; darkening
    • obscure, done or happening 'in the dark' or unseen
    • uncannily or threateningly dark or obscure
    • (poetic) occurring in the dark or night
  • noun:
    • The dark: "She carried some rugs for me through shrubbery in darkling” ( H.G. Wells).
    • darkness
    • a creature that life in the dark
  • verb:
    • Present participle of darkle.
  • others:
    • getting dark or depressing; frowing.
    • deep; depressing.
    • In the dark.
    • Thus Blindly; uncertainly.
    • Dark; obscure; gloomy.
    • Blinded.
    • making dark; obscuring.
    • Sitting at night.

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