darken

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  • verb

Synonyms for darken

make dark

Synonyms

become gloomy

Synonyms

  • become gloomy
  • blacken
  • become angry
  • look black
  • go crook
  • grow troubled

sadden

Synonyms

Synonyms for darken

to make dark or darker

Antonyms for darken

References in classic literature ?
Then, if in truth my lords can darken the moon, in the darkness I will take my lords by the hand and lead them out of Loo to this place, where they shall be safe, and thence we can make war upon Twala the king.
The blinds were partly drawn to darken the room, and Mrs.
Three days later he received the scrap-book from a messenger, with a note warning him never again to darken his Old Friend's door.
The contrast between her fate and his must darken his bliss for a time.
When switching from light-to-dark, the helmet darkens in 33 microseconds, or 1/30,000th of a second, one of the fastest reaction times available (by way of comparison, a human eye blink takes 3/10th to 4/10th of a second).
The fact that yellow chrome paint darkens under sunlight has been known since the early 19th Century.
Keratin is also found in human fingernails, and melanin is the substance that darkens human skin.
The political element of the disease spreads through the carrier of obfuscation, the obfuscation being one which darkens the distinction between science and technology.
Photochromic glass darkens when exposed to sunlight and lightens when removed from sunlight.
When material recedes, it automatically darkens again, ready for the next fill.
In the 1940s, scientists noticed that exposure to toxic compounds darkens the bacteria.