Sell also: Benighted, black, blue, darkness, depressing, dingy, dismal, dispiriting, dour, drab, dreary, gloomy, glowering, grim, iniquity, moody, morose, night, nighttime, obscure, shadow, sinister, sorry, sour, sullen, white, wickedness
• Noun: an unilluminated area; example: "he moved off into the darkness"
• Noun: the time after sunset and before sunrise while it is dark outside
• Noun: an unenlightened state; examples: "he was in the dark concerning their intentions", "his lectures dispelled the darkness"
• Noun: absence of moral or spiritual values; example: "the powers of darkness"
• Noun: absence of light or illumination
• Adj: causing dejection; examples: "a blue day", "the dark days of the war", "a week of rainy depressing weather", "a disconsolate winter landscape", "the first dismal dispiriting days of November", "a dark gloomy day", "grim rainy weather"
• Adj: secret; example: "keep it dark"
• Adj: showing a brooding ill humor; examples: "a dark scowl", "the proverbially dour New England Puritan", "a glum, hopeless shrug", "he sat in moody silence", "a morose and unsociable manner", "a saturnine, almost misanthropic young genius"- Bruce Blive", "a sour temper", "a sullen crowd"
• Adj: lacking enlightenment or knowledge or culture; examples: "this benighted country", "benighted ages of barbarism and superstition", "the dark ages", "a dark age in the history of education"
• Adj: marked by difficulty of style or expression; examples: "much that was dark is now quite clear to me", "those who do not appreciate Kafka's work say his style is obscure"
• Adj: having skin rich in melanin pigments; examples: "National Association for the Advancement of Colored People", "the dark races", "dark-skinned peoples"
• Adj: not giving performances; closed; example: "the theater is dark on Mondays"
• Adj: brunet (used of hair or skin or eyes); example: "dark eyes"
• Adj: devoid of or deficient in light or brightness; shadowed or black; examples: "sitting in a dark corner", "a dark day", "dark shadows", "dark as the inside of a black cat"
• Adj: (used of color) having a dark hue; examples: "dark green", "dark glasses", "dark colors like wine red or navy blue"
• Adj: stemming from evil characteristics or forces; wicked or dishonorable; examples: "black deeds", "a black lie", "his black heart has concocted yet another black deed", "Darth Vader of the dark side", "a dark purpose", "dark undercurrents of ethnic hostility", "the scheme of some sinister intelligence bent on punishing him"-Thomas Hard"
We're kind of the comic relief of this movie because most of the stories are very dark. And that's why these plays were so great, because it's such a dark, dark universe that it becomes funny because it's just too pathetic.
Sometimes they keep us in the dark, but it's TV, so sometimes they keep us in the dark because even they don't know yet. You know what I mean? So, it sort of develops as it goes along and according to various needs that arise.
Black Comedy is a farce that is played in the dark, as you know, with the lights full on. It's the Chinese convention of reversing light and dark, and exactly where anybody is at any given moment is the play.
The dark shadow we seem to see in the distance is not really a mountain ahead, but the shadow of the mountain behind - a shadow from the past thrown forward into our future. It is a dark sludge of historical sectarianism. We can leave it behind us if we wish.
Heath Ledger's performance in 'The Dark Knight' quite simply changed the game. He raised the bar not just for actors in superhero films, but young actors everywhere; for me. His performance was dark, anarchic, dizzying, free, and totally, thrillingly, dangerous.
My imagination completely controls me, and forever feeds the fire that burns with dark red light in my heart by bringing me the best dreams. I've always had a wild imagination, a big heart and a tortured soul so I feel that dark fantasy, love and horror are in my blood.
They were, I doubt not, happy enough in their dark stalls, because they were horses, and had plenty to eat; and I was at times quite happy enough in the dark loft, because I was a man, and could think and imagine.
It was more that his career was going down again and he was tired of the songs. He was tired of the routine. And there was a point where he just kind of gave up. He couldn't face being 40. And he resorted to stimulants. There's a dark side there, a really dark side.
If the whole universe has no meaning, we should never have found out that it has no meaning: just as, if there were no light in the universe and therefore no creatures with eyes, we should never know it was dark. Dark would be without meaning.
The desktop computer industry is dead. Innovation has virtually ceased. Microsoft dominates with very little innovation. That's over. Apple lost. The desktop market has entered the dark ages, and it's going to be in the dark ages for the next 10 years, or certainly for the rest of this decade.