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darkly

adverb uk   /ˈdɑːk.li/  us   /ˈdɑːrk-/

darkly adverb (THREATENING)

in a way that is threatening or frightening: She hinted darkly that something had happened to him. "Don't come any closer!" she hissed darkly.

darkly adverb (WITHOUT LIGHT)

in a way that has little or no light: His figure could be seen darkly on the foggy moor.
Translations of “darkly”
in Chinese (Traditional) 威脅, 威脅地,令人恐懼地…
in Russian мрачно, загадочно…
in Turkish korkutucu ve gizemli bir şekilde…
in Chinese (Simplified) 威胁, 威胁地,令人恐惧地…
in Polish ponuro…
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