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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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Keanu Reeves and Woody Harrelson were transformed during the painstaking post-production process on A Scanner Darkly.
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Glare is controlled by using the higher louvres in the walls to reflect light up onto the ceiling or deeper into the building; the lower sets of louvres are darkly coloured, and prevent excessive penetration of low winter sun.
The brains of older pups stained more darkly, the researchers noted, and also contained a larger number of stained regions, suggesting that neuron genes rearranged more often as a young animal matured.
On April 10, Warner Home Video will simultaneously debut A Scanner Darkly and Dog Day Afternoon in HD DVD and Blu-ray Disc.
Scots killer queen Caro Ramsay has a reputation for pushing boundaries in her darkly brilliant psychological thrillers.
9 (Wednesday, BBC Two, 10pm) THE collection of darkly comic tales from the minds of Steve Pemberton and Reece Shearsmith continues with The Understudy.
9 (BBC Two, Wednesday, 10pm) REECE SHEARSMITH and Steve Pemberton's darkly comic anthology continues with A Quiet Night In.
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Cutely drawn characters against a candy-colored setting sharply contrast with the overall themes of this darkly humorous book.