darkling

3 ENTRIES FOUND:

1dark·ling

adverb \ˈdär-kliŋ\

Definition of DARKLING

:  in the dark

Origin of DARKLING

Middle English derkelyng, from derk dark + -lyng -ling
First Known Use: 15th century

2dark·ling

adjective

Definition of DARKLING

1
:  dark
2
:  done or taking place in the dark

Examples of DARKLING

  1. <the darkling valleys of Transylvania, where tales of vampires have long existed>

First Known Use of DARKLING

1718

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