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1. dark-brown

adjective. of a color similar to that of wood or earth.

Synonyms

  • chocolate-brown
  • chromatic
  • brown

Antonyms

  • uncolored
  • achromatic color
  • discolor
  • blond

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Words that Rhyme with Dark Brown

  • abbottstown
  • abbotstown
  • run-down
  • mcquown
  • facedown
  • downtown
  • uptown
  • renown
  • mcgown
  • mccown
  • mccoun
  • frown
  • drown
  • crowne
  • crown
  • clown
  • browne
  • towne
  • town
  • shoun
  • noun
  • lown
  • gown
  • downe
  • down
  • around

Example sentences of the word dark-brown


1. Noun Phrase
Cockroaches have flat bodies that range in color from tan to dark brown.

2. Noun Phrase
Antler colors can range from light tan to dark brown.

3. Noun Phrase
Affected plants have dark brown to black roots where the fungus is growing in or on the root tissue.

4. Noun Phrase
Soil may have the presence of chemicals such as iron that give it a dark brown to black coloring.

2. brown

adjective. ['ˈbraʊn'] of a color similar to that of wood or earth.

Synonyms

  • chocolate-brown
  • dark-brown
  • chromatic

Antonyms

  • uncolored
  • colored
  • blacken
  • stay

Etymology

  • broun (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • brun (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

3. dark

adjective. ['ˈdɑːrk'] devoid of or deficient in light or brightness; shadowed or black.

Synonyms

  • twilight
  • semidark
  • subdued
  • aphotic
  • glooming
  • pitch-black
  • darkened
  • caliginous
  • darkling
  • light
  • gloomy
  • unilluminated
  • crepuscular
  • sulky
  • Acheronian
  • unlighted
  • tenebrific
  • darkening
  • lightless
  • unlit
  • tenebrous
  • Cimmerian
  • twilit
  • lightness
  • pitch-dark
  • tenebrious
  • black
  • dim
  • Acherontic
  • Stygian
  • gloomful

Antonyms

  • dullness
  • extinguish
  • darken
  • ascend

Etymology

  • derk (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • deorc (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

4. dark

adjective. ['ˈdɑːrk'] (used of color) having a dark hue.

Synonyms

  • value
  • black

Antonyms

  • white
  • fatty
  • well

Etymology

  • derk (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • deorc (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

5. dark

adjective. ['ˈdɑːrk'] brunet (used of hair or skin or eyes).

Synonyms

  • brunette

Antonyms

  • young
  • dull

Etymology

  • derk (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • deorc (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

6. dark

noun. ['ˈdɑːrk'] absence of light or illumination.

Synonyms

  • blackness
  • blackout
  • dimout
  • semidarkness
  • black
  • lightlessness
  • pitch blackness
  • illumination
  • brownout
  • darkness
  • night

Antonyms

  • awkwardness
  • heaviness
  • darkness
  • chromatic color

Etymology

  • derk (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • deorc (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

7. dark

adjective. ['ˈdɑːrk'] stemming from evil characteristics or forces; wicked or dishonorable.

Synonyms

  • evil
  • black

Antonyms

  • serious
  • significant
  • intemperate

Etymology

  • derk (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • deorc (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

8. dark

noun. ['ˈdɑːrk'] an unilluminated area.

Synonyms

  • scene
  • darkness

Antonyms

  • visible
  • sorrow
  • dysphoria

Etymology

  • derk (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • deorc (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

9. dark

noun. ['ˈdɑːrk'] absence of moral or spiritual values.

Synonyms

  • foulness
  • condition
  • status
  • wickedness
  • darkness

Antonyms

  • honorable
  • fortunate
  • legal
  • uncolored

Etymology

  • derk (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • deorc (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

10. dark

noun. ['ˈdɑːrk'] the time after sunset and before sunrise while it is dark outside.

Synonyms

  • weeknight
  • late-night hour
  • night
  • nighttime
  • twenty-four hours
  • 24-hour interval
  • small hours
  • lights-out
  • wedding night
  • time period
  • mean solar day
  • twenty-four hour period
  • evening
  • solar day
  • midnight
  • period of time
  • day

Antonyms

  • clean
  • hopeful
  • unsarcastic
  • unangry

Etymology

  • derk (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • deorc (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
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