Definition for DUSK'Y

DUSK'Y, a.

  1. Partially dark or obscure; not luminous; as, a dusky valley. – Dryden. A dusky torch. – Shak.
  2. Tending to blackness in color; partially black; dark-colored; not bright; as, a dusky brown. – Bacon. Dusky clouds. – Dryden.
  3. Gloomy; sad. This dusky scene of horror. – Bentley.
  4. Intellectually clouded; as, a dusky sprite. – Pope.

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