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dusky

(adjective) Characterized by little or inadequate light; shadowy.

Synonyms: twilight, twilit

Usage: I met him on the road one dusky evening, and he insisted on seeing me safely home.
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dusky
Definition: (adjective) Characterized by little or inadequate light; shadowy.
Synonyms: twilight, twilit
Usage: I met him on the road one dusky evening, and he insisted on seeing me safely home.
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dusky (ˈdʌskɪ)
adj, duskier or duskiest
1. dark in colour; swarthy or dark-skinned
2. dim
ˈduskily adv
ˈduskiness n
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014
dusk•y (ˈdʌs ki)

adj. dusk•i•er, dusk•i•est.
1. somewhat dark; dimly lit; shadowy.
2. having dark skin.
3. of a dark color.
4. gloomy; sad.
[1550–60; dusk2 + -y1]
dusk′i•ly, adv.
dusk′i•ness, n.

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Twilight fell: The sky turned to a light, dusky purple littered with tiny silver stars.
J.K. Rowling





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dusky (adj.)
1550s, "somewhat dark," from dusk + -y (2). Related: Duskiness.
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Dusk is the period of time between sunset and nightfall. Many parents allow their children to roam freely in their neighborhood as long as they are home by dusk.
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For some, dusk is seen as a mysterious, almost magical time, serving as the bridge between the brightness of day and the darkness of night. The English language contains numerous synonyms for dusk including crepuscule, evenfall, and gloaming. Owing perhaps to the mystical qualities associated with dusk, these words are better suited for poetry than for daily use.
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dusky

Definition: (adjective) Characterized by little or inadequate light; shadowy.
Synonyms: twilight, twilit
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