clare-obscure

[ klair-uhb-skyoor ]
/ ˈklɛər əbˈskyʊər /

noun

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Example sentences from the Web for clare-obscure

  • The eyes, growing accustomed to the clare-obscure, still distinguish pretty well what is taking place.

    Mysterious Psychic Forces|Camille Flammarion
  • I also saw a piano in the clare-obscure, and another door, half open, leading into the inner room.

    The First Violin|Jessie Fothergill
  • Colannah nodded acquiescence, the stately feathers on his head gleaming fitfully in the clare-obscure of the cavern.

    The Frontiersmen|Charles Egbert Craddock