dark Significado en Diccionario Cambridge Inglés Cambridge dictionaries logo
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

El diccionario y el tesauro de inglés online más consultados por estudiantes de inglés.

Significado de “dark” - Diccionario Inglés

Significado de "dark" - Diccionario Inglés

See all translations

darkadjective

uk   /dɑːk/  us   /dɑːrk/
  • dark adjective (WITHOUT LIGHT)

A2 with little or no light: It was too dark to see much. What time does it get dark in the summer? Our bedroom was very dark until we put a larger window in.
A1 nearer to black than white in colour: dark blue/green dark clouds She has dark hair. He was tall, dark (= with black/brown hair) and handsome.

expend iconexpend iconMore examples

darkness
noun [U] uk   /ˈdɑːk.nəs/  us   /ˈdɑːrk.nəs/

expend iconexpend iconMore examples

B2 The city centre was plunged into darkness by the power cut.

darknoun

uk   /dɑːk/  us   /dɑːrk/
the dark

expend iconexpend iconMore examples

B1 the fact of there being no light somewhere: Cats can see in the dark. I've always been afraid of the dark.
before/after dark
B1 before/after the sun has gone down: It isn't safe to leave the house after dark. I want to be home before dark.
(Definition of dark from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

Significado de "dark" - Diccionario Inglés Americano

See all translations

darkadjective [-er/-est only]

 us   /dɑrk/
with little or no light, or having little brightness: It was too dark to see much of anything. What time does it get dark in the summer?
Dark colors have less white in them: a dark blue dress dark hair/eyes
unhappy or sad; gloomy: The report contains dark predictions about the future.
evil or threatening: He gave me a dark look when I criticized his work.
darkness
noun [U]  us   /ˈdɑrk·nəs/
The city was plunged into darkness by the power blackout.

darknoun [U]

 us   /dɑrk/
  • dark noun [U] (ABSENCE OF LIGHT)

the absence of light: Does eating carrots really help you to see in the dark? She arrived home well before/after dark (= before/after the sun had gone down).
(Definition of dark from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Más sobre la pronunciación de dark
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website
A blazing row: words and phrases for arguing and arguments
A blazing row: words and phrases for arguing and arguments
by ,
May 04, 2016
by Kate Woodford We can’t always focus on the positive! This week, we’re looking at the language that is used to refer to arguing and arguments, and the differences in meaning between the various words and phrases. There are several words that suggest that people are arguing about something that is not important. (As you might

Aprende más 

Palabra del día

galaxy

one of the independent groups of stars in the universe

Palabra del día

trigger warning noun
trigger warning noun
May 02, 2016
a warning that a subject may trigger unpleasant emotions or memories This is not, I should stress, an argument that trigger warnings should become commonplace on campus.

Aprende más