Definition of darkness


Scrabble & Words with Friends points

  • darkness is a valid Scrabble word with a point value of 13 according to TWL06 dictionary
  • darkness is a valid Words with Friends word with a point value of 14 according to ENABLE dictionary

Definition of darkness

  • absence of light or illumination (noun)

    Synonyms

    1. dark

  • absence of moral or spiritual values (noun)

    Examples

    1. the powers of darkness

    Synonyms

    1. dark
    2. wickedness

  • an unenlightened state (noun)

    Examples

    1. his lectures dispelled the darkness

    Synonyms

    1. dark

  • a swarthy complexion (noun)

    Synonyms

    1. duskiness
    2. swarthiness

  • an unilluminated area (noun)

    Examples

    1. he moved off into the darkness

    Synonyms

    1. dark
    2. shadow

  • having a dark or somber color (noun)

See definition of darkness in Merriam Webster