D d


    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • UK Pronunciation
    • UK IPA
    • /dɑːrk/
    • /dɑːk/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • /dɑːrk/

Definition of darks word

  • noun darks Plural form of dark. 1

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Parts of speech for Darks


darks popularity

A common word. It’s meaning is known to most children of preschool age. About 85% of English native speakers know the meaning and use the word.
Most Europeans know this English word. The frequency of it’s usage is somewhere between "mom" and "screwdriver".

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Synonyms for darks

verb darks

adjective darks

  • faints — a temporary loss of consciousness resulting from a decreased flow of blood to the brain; a swoon: to fall into a faint.
  • chestnuts — Plural form of chestnut.
  • tans — to convert (a hide) into leather, especially by soaking or steeping in a bath prepared from tanbark or synthetically.
  • fouls — something that is foul.

noun darks

  • nights — at or during the night regularly or frequently: He worked during the day and wrote nights.
  • places — a particular portion of space, whether of definite or indefinite extent.
  • shades — the comparative darkness caused by the interception or screening of rays of light from an object, place, or area.

Antonyms for darks

adjective darks

  • brights — the high beam of the headlights of a motor vehicle
  • cleans — Plural form of clean.
  • lights — a light product, as a beer or cigarette.
  • smarts — to be a source of sharp, local, and usually superficial pain, as a wound.
  • morals — of, relating to, or concerned with the principles or rules of right conduct or the distinction between right and wrong; ethical: moral attitudes.

noun darks

  • cognizances — Plural form of cognizance.
  • days — during the day, esp regularly
  • mornings — in or during the morning regularly.
  • senses — any of the faculties, as sight, hearing, smell, taste, or touch, by which humans and animals perceive stimuli originating from outside or inside the body: My sense of smell tells me that dinner is ready.
  • understandings — mental process of a person who comprehends; comprehension; personal interpretation: My understanding of the word does not agree with yours.

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