darkness noun (no plural) இருள், அறியாமை

when there is no light:

  • The whole house was in darkness.
dark 1 adjective (darker, darkest)

1with no light, or not much light:

It was so dark that I couldn’t see anything.
It gets dark very early in the winter.

opposite light

2A dark colour is nearer to black than to white:

a dark green skirt
He’s got dark brown eyes.

opposite light, pale

3A person who is dark has brown or black hair or skin:

a thin, dark woman

opposite fair

dark 2 noun (no plural)

the dark where there is no light:

Cats can see in the dark.
Are you afraid of the dark?
after dark after the sun goes down in the evening
before dark before the sun goes down in the evening:

Make sure you get home before dark.

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