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darkling

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adverb dark·ling \ˈdär-kliŋ\

Definition of darkling

  1. :  in the dark

Origin and Etymology of darkling

Middle English derkelyng, from derk dark + -lyng -ling


First Known Use: 15th century


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darkling

adjective dark·ling

Definition of darkling

  1. 1 :  dark

  2. 2 :  done or taking place in the dark

Examples of darkling in a sentence

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

1718

First Known Use of darkling

1718


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