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darkness

noun

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3 the time from sunset to sunrise when there is no visible sunlight
  • let's wait for darkness before telling ghost stories

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4 an overspreading element that produces an atmosphere of gloom
  • the darkness of that period of my life is best forgotten

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The first known use of darkness was before the 12th century

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“Darkness.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/darkness. Accessed 19 May. 2022.

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