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Synonyms for swarthy

dark-skinned

Synonyms for swarthy

of a complexion tending toward brown or black

Synonyms for swarthy

naturally having skin of a dark color

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Being Southerners, Cantonese were swarthier, but it is hard to believe that Watts could blend in with the Chinese since he was tall and big-boned].
Perhaps if Van Gaal had swarthier looks and a more stylish overcoat, English clubs would be swooning over the Dutchman.
The hero - a blond Aryan looking a lot like the lead vocal in German techno outfit Kraftwerk - kicks off by winning a fencing duel with a swarthier opponent.
The other basic stock from the Mediterranean (blimey, they actually LEFT the sunshine) were swarthier folk and while the Celts left the groundings of our language, those others left the genes that every now and then throw up a dark and darting outside half in the Cliff Morgan mould.
When Brandon stumbles into the bathroom and switches on the light, he's stunned to find his complexion suddenly swarthier.
They certainly seem larger, swarthier and less preoccupied with personal hygiene than most Western European males, but I don't hold that against them.
The painting's swarthy bride/fairest groom departs from the gendered lexicon of Western art, where Joseph is always swarthier than Mary.