Definitions for duskyˈdʌs ki
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dusky, twilight(a), twilit(adj)
lighted by or as if by twilight
"The dusky night rides down the sky/And ushers in the morn"-Henry Fielding; "the twilight glow of the sky"; "a boat on a twilit river"
dark-skinned, dusky, swart, swarthy(adj)
naturally having skin of a dark color
"a dark-skinned beauty"; "gold earrings gleamed against her dusky cheeks"; "a smile on his swarthy face"; "`swart' is archaic"
A dusky shark.
A dusky dolphin.
Dimly lit, as at dusk (evening).
I like it when it is dusky, just before the street lights come on.
A shade of color that is rather dark.
The dusky rose was of a muted color, not clashing with any of the other colors.
ashen, greyish skin coloration
This man in shock has a silver colored dusky skin tone.
partially dark or obscure; not luminous; dusk; as, a dusky valley
tending to blackness in color; partially black; dark-colored; not bright; as, a dusky brown
gloomy; sad; melancholy
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Sandbar sharks were all along the coast, while most of the dusky sharks were off North Carolina, we captured a bull shark for the first time since 2001, and recaptured 10 sharks previously tagged by our program and two sharks tagged by the Virginia Institute of Marine Science.
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