What does darkening mean?

Definitions for darkening
dark·en·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. blackening, darkening(adj)

    changing to a darker color

  2. darkening(adj)

    becoming dark or darker as from waning light or clouding over

    "the darkening sky"

Webster Dictionary

  1. Darkening

    of Darken

  2. Darkening(noun)

    twilight; gloaming

Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. darkening

    Closing of the evening twilight.

How to pronounce darkening?

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How to say darkening in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of darkening in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of darkening in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of darkening in a Sentence

  1. Peter Schultz:

    We show that carbon acts like a stealth darkening agent, from the standpoint of spectral analysis, it's like an invisible paint.

  2. Janet Louise Holman:

    When in the pursuit of happiness Obstacles cross our way, When all seems lost And there is a darkening of the day. Remember God in His heaven And it does not cost to call. We'll find despite our troubles We've been blessed after all.

  3. Manisha Balwani:

    In these trials, the biggest improvement is in the quality of life. It made a huge difference, it's a severe condition with extreme photosensitivity, and this is showing the action of a skin-darkening agent that is measurable and significant.

Images & Illustrations of darkening

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