Related formspre·dark·ness, noun
Examples from the Web for darkness
And then that chorus kicks in, and the young lady formerly known as Lizzy Grant transforms into the princess of darkness.The 14 Best Songs of 2014: Bobby Shmurda, Future Islands, Drake, and More|Marlow Stern|December 31, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The city of Stanleyville—now called Kisangani—was a majestic port city as deep as one can go into the Heart of Darkness.
But when the darkness closes in, we actually run to fairy tales and fables.
They pulled up in unmarked cars and on motorcycles, appearing en masse out of the darkness.
Instead, it would return European civilization back to a period of darkness not witnessed since the Middle Ages.
It was not an easy business to let any glimmer of spiritual light in upon the darkness of that sordid mind.Fenton's Quest|M. E. Braddon
For an hour he stood in the darkness and tried to think things out.Marching Men|Sherwood Anderson
Since King David's time, we all know the power of music to dispel the spirits of darkness.
Already our man had gone round the gallery and the corridor was all in darkness.The Hound of the Baskervilles|A. Conan Doyle
A figure, seen indistinctly in the darkness, stood before her.From Canal Boy to President|Horatio Alger, Jr.