Definitions for darkenˈdɑr kən

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. darken(verb)

    become dark or darker

    "The sky darkened"

  2. darken(verb)

    tarnish or stain

    "a scandal that darkened the family's good name"

  3. darken(verb)

    make dark or darker

    "darken a room"

Wiktionary

  1. darken(Verb)

    To make dark or darker by reducing light.

  2. darken(Verb)

    To become dark or darker (having less light).

  3. darken(Verb)

    To make dark or darker in colour.

  4. darken(Verb)

    To become dark or darker in colour.

  5. darken(Verb)

    To render gloomy, dark(er) of mood

  6. darken(Verb)

    To become gloomy, dark of mood

  7. darken(Verb)

    To blind, impair eyesight

  8. darken(Verb)

    To be blinded, loose clear vision

Webster Dictionary

  1. Darken(adj)

    to make dark or black; to deprive of light; to obscure; as, a darkened room

  2. Darken(adj)

    to render dim; to deprive of vision

  3. Darken(adj)

    to cloud, obscure, or perplex; to render less clear or intelligible

  4. Darken(adj)

    to cast a gloom upon

  5. Darken(adj)

    to make foul; to sully; to tarnish

  6. Darken(verb)

    to grow or darker

  7. Origin: [AS. deorcian. See Dark, a.]

Freebase

  1. Darken

    Darken is a completed webcomic set in a Dungeons & Dragons-style fantasy world, featuring a cast of morally ambiguous or outright evil characters led by Gort, lord of hellfire. It is based on a story by Mike Foulks. Darken is one of the more popular members of Cornstalker Webcomic Collective. It was originally a member of Comicgenesis since its creation in December 2003 and was later a member of Keenspot from July 2006 until January 2010. It ended on October 17th, and the artist went on to make a new comic, Widdershins.

Anagrams for darken »

  1. ranked

  2. endark

  3. Kendra

  4. danker

  5. narked

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of darken in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of darken in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Groucho Marx:

    Go, and never darken my towels again.

  2. Logan Pearsall Smith:

    How many of our daydreams would darken into nightmares if there seemed any danger of their coming true

  3. Logan Pearsall Smith, Afterthoughts (1931) "Life and Human Nature":

    How many of our daydreams would darken into nightmares if there seemed any danger of their coming true!

  4. Deodatta V. Shenai-Khatkhate:

    Beauty is only skin deep, but ugly goes deeper down to the bone, to darken the core. It's always the Inner Beauty that shines through and brightens our world.

  5. Patrick Henry:

    Suffer not yourselves to be betrayed with a kiss. Ask yourselves how this gracious reception of our petition comports with those warlike preparations which cover our waters and darken our land. Are fleets and armies necessary to a work of love and reconciliation? Have we shown ourselves so unwilling to be reconciled, that force must be called in to win back our love? Let us not deceive ourselves, sir. These are the implements of war and subjugationthe last arguments to which kings resort.

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