Definition of plunge into darkness
- The city was plunged into darkness from the earthquake.
: to cause to penetrate or enter quickly and forcibly into something
: to cause to enter a state or course of action usually suddenly, unexpectedly, or violently
: to thrust or cast oneself into or as if into water
: an act or instance of plunging : dive
: devoid or partially devoid of light : not receiving, reflecting, transmitting, or radiating light
: transmitting only a portion of light
: wholly or partially black
: a place or time of little or no light : night, nightfall
: absence of light : darkness
: a color of low or very low lightness : a dark or deep color
: to grow dark (see 1dark)
: to make dark
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