Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Spanish translation of “dark”

See all translations

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)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

More translations of “dark” in Spanish

Definitions of “dark” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

piglet

a baby pig

Word of the Day

I won’t tolerate it! Replacing formal words with phrasal verbs.

by Liz Walter,
April 01, 2015
When you are using a language, it is important to understand if a word is formal or informal, so that you can use it in an appropriate way. You might hear people saying dosh for money, or spud for potato, but they wouldn’t write those words in a formal essay. Similarly, a

Read More 

stackin’ p

March 30, 2015
idiom slang earning a lot of money ‘That’s a very generous present.”Yeah, well, she’s stackin’ p, innit?’

Read More