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pitchy

adjective

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  1. 1 being without light or without much light we stood staring into the pitchy dark forest, trying to determine what had made the strange cry Synonyms of pitchy black, caliginous, darkened, darkish, darkling, darksome, dim, dimmed, dusk, dusky, gloomy, lightless, murky, obscure, obscured, pitch-black, pitch-dark, dark, rayless, somber (or sombre), stygian, tenebrific, tenebrous, unlitWords Related to pitchy crepuscular, twilit; moonless, starless, sunless; cloudy, dull, dulled, lackluster; shadowlike, shadowy, shady; gray (also grey), leaden, pale; beclouded, befogged, clouded, foggy, fuliginous, misty, smoggy, soupyNear Antonyms of pitchy ablaze, agleam, aglitter, alight, beaming, beamy, effulgent, glaring, glowing, incandescent, lambent, radiant, relucent, resplendent, shining, sparkling; ultrabright; glossy, lustrous, shiny; floodlit (also floodlighted), highlighted, spotlighted (or spotlit); moonlit, moony, starlit, sunlitAntonyms of pitchy bright, brightened, brilliant, illuminated, illumined, light, lit (or lighted), lightsome, lucent, lucid, luminous

  2. 2 having the color of soot or coal the trigger-happy soldiers couldn't see a thing in the pitchy darkness Synonyms of pitchy ebony, pitch-black, pitch-dark, black, raven, sableWords Related to pitchy dark, dusky, inky; blackish, brunet (or brunette)Near Antonyms of pitchy bright, brilliant, light, pale, palishAntonyms of pitchy white


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