darksome

[ dahrk-suh m ]
/ ˈdɑrk səm /
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adjective

dark; darkish.

Nearby words

  1. darkling,
  2. darkling beetle,
  3. darkly,
  4. darkness,
  5. darkroom,
  6. darktown,
  7. darky,
  8. darlan,
  9. darlene,
  10. darling

Origin of darksome

First recorded in 1520–30; dark + -some1

Related formsdark·some·ness, noun

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British Dictionary definitions for darksome

darksome

/ (ˈdɑːksəm) /

adjective

literary dark or darkish
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