duskiness


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  • noun

Synonyms for duskiness

absence or deficiency of light

Synonyms for duskiness

the state of being poorly illuminated

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a swarthy complexion

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An almost metallic duskiness settles on the not quite ripe fruit on the apple-trees and plum-bushes.
The reference to dusk most obviously describes the color of her skin, but the duskiness also relates to the entire dark beauty that stills the experience of the "dusky cane-lipped throng" (Toomer 15).
Three years later, in 'Summer in France', reflecting on the 'considerable stretch of duskiness and crookedness', James identifies himself as a 'sentimental tourist' who 'does not care if his favourite adjective happens to imply another element which also is spelled with a p.
BILLIKENS : BULKINESS CARMANIAN : CERTATION DUSKINESS : DISLIKENS TESTATION : TASMANIAN GUNRUNNER : GUNBURNER HEMATOSIS : HAMITESES OUTBARKED : OUTRANKED MALINESES : MELANOSIS MOSTLINGS : MISPLANTS PIEPLANTS : POETLINGS