- producing darkness.
Origin of tenebrific
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Related Words for tenebrificblack, bleak, blue, cheerless, crabbed, crestfallen, dark, dejected, depressed, desolate, despondent, disconsolate, dismal, dispirited, dour, downcast, downhearted, dreary, forlorn, glum
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Historical Examples of tenebrific
The swallow has the same mythical meaning as the cuckoo; it is the joyful herald of spring, emerging from the tenebrific winter.Zoological Mythology (Volume II)
Angelo de Gubernatis