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1. 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))

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Words that Rhyme with Dark Red

  • hilton-head
  • widespread
  • purebred
  • interbred
  • thoroughbred
  • infrared
  • sffed
  • retread
  • overhead
  • overfed
  • misread
  • misled
  • instead
  • biomed
  • unwed
  • unted
  • unsaid
  • unread
  • spread
  • sayed
  • numed
  • imbed
  • embed
  • behead
  • tread
  • thread
  • szwed
  • swed
  • stead
  • sped

Example sentences of the word dark-red


1. Noun Phrase
This example uses a hexadecimal color code to create a dark red color.

2. 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))

3. 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))

4. 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))

5. 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))

6. red

adjective. ['ˈrɛd'] of a color at the end of the color spectrum (next to orange); resembling the color of blood or cherries or tomatoes or rubies.

Synonyms

  • ruddy
  • crimson
  • reddish
  • cherry
  • carmine
  • blood-red
  • scarlet
  • chromatic
  • cerise
  • ruby
  • cherry-red

Antonyms

  • unhealthy
  • pessimistic
  • loss
  • birth

Etymology

  • hreddan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • read (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

7. red

adjective. ['ˈrɛd'] characterized by violence or bloodshed.

Synonyms

  • crimson
  • violent

Antonyms

  • ordinal
  • unimportant
  • colorlessness

Etymology

  • hreddan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • read (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

8. red

noun. ['ˈrɛd'] red color or pigment; the chromatic color resembling the hue of blood.

Synonyms

  • vermilion
  • purplish red
  • purplish-red
  • cardinal
  • cerise
  • spectral colour
  • cherry red
  • Turkey red
  • ruby
  • alizarine red
  • crimson
  • carmine
  • chromatic colour
  • chromatic color
  • orange red
  • dark red
  • cherry
  • scarlet
  • sanguine
  • spectral color
  • chrome red
  • redness

Antonyms

  • decompression
  • unclasp
  • pull
  • standard

Etymology

  • hreddan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • read (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

9. red

adjective. ['ˈrɛd'] (especially of the face) reddened or suffused with or as if with blood from emotion or exertion.

Synonyms

  • coloured
  • flushed
  • reddened
  • colored
  • red-faced
  • colorful

Antonyms

  • advantage
  • refrain
  • undercharge
  • decompress

Etymology

  • hreddan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • read (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

10. Red

noun. a tributary of the Mississippi River that flows eastward from Texas along the southern boundary of Oklahoma and through Louisiana.

Synonyms

  • Louisiana
  • Lone-Star State
  • Red River
  • OK
  • LA
  • Texas
  • TX
  • Sooner State
  • Oklahoma
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