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darkish

[ dahr-kish ]
/ ˈdɑr kɪʃ /
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adjective
slightly dark: a darkish color.
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Origin of darkish

Middle English word dating back to 1350–1400; see origin at dark, -ish1

OTHER WORDS FROM darkish

dark·ish·ness, noun
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