Origin of pitch-dark
Related formspitch-dark·ness, noun
Examples from the Web for pitch-dark
The room is pitch-dark always, and it is full of tables and tomes.
When Ralph came to himself, he found that he was in a room that was pitch-dark.For the Liberty of Texas|Edward Stratemeyer
Pray, how long does it take a pony to amble over three miles in a pitch-dark night?A Breeze from the Woods, 2nd Ed.|William Chauncey Bartlett
It was pitch-dark outside, and the trench had become a glissade of slimy mud.Pushed and the Return Push|George Herbert Fosdike Nichols, (AKA Quex)
We stare out into the night, but can see nothing, for it is pitch-dark.Farthest North|Fridtjof Nansen