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dark

adjective /daːk/
without light
oscuro
a dark room It’s getting dark.
blackish or closer to black than white
oscuro
a dark red colour a dark (= not very white or fair) complexion Her hair is dark.
evil and usually secret
misterioso, oscuro, secreto
dark deeds a dark secret.
darken verb to make or become dark or darker
oscurecer
She darkened her eyebrows with a brown pencil The sky gradually darkened.
darkness noun the state of being dark
oscuridad
The car sped away into the darkness of the night.
dark glasses noun plural glasses with dark-coloured/dark-colored lenses, worn to protect your eyes from the sun or to hide your eyes so that you are not recognized
Gafas de Sol
He was wearing dark glasses.
darkroom noun a room from which all light can be blocked out, used for developing film using chemicals.
Cuarto Oscuro
keep it dark to keep something a secret
mantener algo en secreto
They’re engaged to be married, but they want to keep it dark.
(Definition of dark from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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