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darkness
'dɑːrknɪs
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English Definition
(名) As a noun
  1. A swarthy complexion.
  2. Having a dark or somber color.
  3. An unenlightened state.
  4. An unilluminated area.
  5. Absence of light or illumination.
  6. Absence of moral or spiritual values.
Hyphenationdark•ness
Part of Speech(名) noun
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黑暗hēi'àndark; darkly; darkness
夜色yèsènight scene; the dim light of night
罪恶zuì'ècrime; evil; sin
无知wúzhīignorant; ignorance
darkness; the sun is dimmed
黑影hēiyǐngshadow; darkness; twilight
mǎngthe sun are dimmed; darkness
hǒngthe moon is dimmed; darkness; the word used especially by Triad Society (三合会) a secret society during the Ching Dynasty dedicated to the overthrow of the Manchus and the restoration the Ming Dynasty
阴暗yīn'àndim; dark; overcast; darkness; shadow; (fig.) dismal; gloomy; somber; murky; shadowy (side)
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