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ca·lig·i·nous

 (kə-lĭj′ə-nəs)
adj.
Dark, misty, and gloomy.

[From Latin cālīginōsus, from cālīgō, cālīgin-, darkness.]

caliginous

(kəˈlɪdʒɪnəs)
adj
archaic dark; dim
[C16: from Latin cālīginōsus, from cālīgō darkness]

ca•lig•i•nous

(kəˈlɪdʒ ə nəs)

adj. Archaic.
misty; dim; dark.
[1540–50; < Latin cālīginōsus misty =cālīgin-, s. of cālīgō mist + -ōsus -ous]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.caliginous - dark and misty and gloomy
dark - devoid of or deficient in light or brightness; shadowed or black; "sitting in a dark corner"; "a dark day"; "dark shadows"; "dark as the inside of a black cat"

caliginous

adjective
Deficient in brightness: