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Definition of the noun duskiness
What does duskiness mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: duskinesses
- the state of being poorly illuminated
- a swarthy complexion
Alternative definition of the noun duskiness
- The quality of being dusky
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The Rabbits of North America (1909)
by Edward William Nelson
There is the usual wide l-ange of individual variation in the summer pelage, some specimens being dark iron gray while others are dark cinnamon buffy, but the prevailing duskiness is an average character separating this from the other forms.
North American Fauna (1909)
There is the usual wide range of individual variation in the summer pelage, some specimens being dark iron gray while others are dark cinnamon buffy, but the prevailing duskiness is an average character separating this from the other forms.
Encyclopaedia Medica (1899)
by Chalmers Watson
This condition may sometimes be reached in a minute and a half — frequently in three minutes, before allowing the patient to breathe fresh air, and is often accompanied by moderate duskiness or lividity. " No attention should be paid, as a ...
by John Boag
Duskiness, d&s'ke-nes, n. Incipient or partial darkness; a slight or moderate degree of darkness or blackness. Duseish, dfisk'tsh, a. Moderately dusky; partially obscure; slightly dork or black. Duskishly, doek'Uh-le, ado. Cloudily; darkly.
by John ENTICK, Rev. David BLAIR (pseud. [i.e. Sir Richard Phillips.])
n, coolness, shade, duskiness Fresh, a not salt, cool ...
by Samuel Fallows
ANT: Darkness, dimness, obscurity, shade, duskiness, gloom, extinction, misinterpretation, ignorance, misunderstanding, night, death, confusion, mystification, tenebrosity. KEY: Light \a\ SYN: Imponderous, portable, unweighty, buoyant, ...
The Encyclopædic Dictionary (1883)
A New, and Original Work of Reference to All the Words in the English Language with a Full Account of Their Origin, Meaning, Pronounciation, and Use by Robert Hunter
duskiness, *\ [Eng. dusky; ...
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Scrabble value of D2U1S1K5I1N1E1S1S1
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