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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A swarthy complexion; The state of being poorly illuminated.

Usage examples (35)
  • Mary's charm was in that of duskiness of hair and blueness of eye.
  • North River, and the prevailing duskiness of the local complexion.
  • Phaeism: applied to a duskiness of butterflies occurring in a limited region.
  • His duskiness was accentuated by low and intensely black brows, and deep-set, heavy-lidded eyes. for more
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