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dark

(Devoid of light), adjective absent of light, bereft of light, black, darkened, darkish, dim, drab, poorly lit, shaded, somber, sunless, unlighted, without light

dark

(Dismal), adjective cheerless, clouded, dejected, depressed, dim, disconsolate, doleful, dolorous, grim, melancholy, sad, solemn, somber, sorrowful, sullen

dark

(Evil), adjective base, demoniac, demonic, diabolical, immoral, inexorable, infamous, mean, mean spirited, menacing, peccant, pernicious, sinfully malevolent, sinister, terrifying, untoward, vicious, vile, villainous, wicked
See also: bleak, confidential, covert, dismal, hidden, incomprehensible, lugubrious, mysterious, ominous, opaque, portentous, private, privy, recondite, secret
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The TV is in the dark room and the front lounge is a room for reading a book and relaxing.
So far, the dark room has proved popular with amateur photographers across the city and Emma's knowledge has led her across Europe to share her skills and ideas.
So shortly after this picture I Only remember Kanye playing his new album three times in a dark room of 20 people last night and moshing drunk with mad babes haha," Brooklyn-based rapper Theophilus London writes in one of his Instagram post back in September, reveals (http://pitchfork.
RACHEL Seiffert became a household name with her Man Booker-shortlisted novel The Dark Room, and her latest offering, The Walk Home (Virago, PS14.
As the Princeton mathematician Andrew Wiles describes it: It's groping and probing and poking, and some bumbling and bungling, and then a switch is discovered, often by accident, and the light is lit, and everyone says "Oh, wow, that's how it works," and then it's off into the next dark room, looking for the next mysterious dark feline.
Summary: A mentally ill teenage boy has been found locked in a small dark room for years, with insufficient air, light and food, during a routine visit by the Ministry of Social Affairs.
There was a tea room, come-cloakroom and dark room.
Carries a full line of both new and used cameras and equipment including dark room supplies and accessories.
Summary: GLASGOW, Scotland, April 13, 2010, SPA -- Seeking a dark room at the onset of a migraine headache may help avert headache pain, Scottish researchers suggest.
Provides incubation facilities which include wet labs, cold storage, dark room, tissue culture room, conference room, administrative offices, networking opporuntiies, Internet access and more.
Supplied by Mainline Instruments, the TMS-5 uses similar technology to Tomey's conventional TMS models, and so is capable of capturing images without the use of a dedicated dark room.
No 10 said his words - in which he likened the exhaustive search for the truth to "a blind man, in a dark room, looking for a black cat that isn't there" - were meant to express "sympathy".