unilluminated


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unilluminated

(ˌʌnɪˈluːmɪˌneɪtɪd)
adj
1. not lit up or bright with light
2. (Theology) literary (of people, thoughts, or beliefs) not having or inspired by any spiritual or religious revelation of truth
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.unilluminated - without illuminationunilluminated - without illumination; "came up the lightless stairs"; "the unilluminated side of Mars"; "through dark unlighted (or unlit) streets"
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"
References in classic literature ?
Upon opening my eyes then, and coming out of my own pleasant and self-created darkness into the imposed and coarse outer gloom of the unilluminated twelve-o'clock-at-night, I experienced a disagreeable revulsion.
Without lime,' returned that unmoved barrister-at-law, 'my existence would be unilluminated by a ray of hope.
This view looks toward the unilluminated side of the rings from about 0.
2009) (rejecting unpaved, unilluminated, unsigned roadways of gated campground as being way or place under statute); Commonwealth v.
For one month, 15 subjects were placed on a regimen of unilluminated nights, consistent with a 14-hour span of midwinter darkness.
By using CCD cameras with near-infrared filters operating at around 1000nm, some had reported being able to see some clear morphological features on this unilluminated portion of its disk.
More than anything else, this conviction explains why "we have chosen to keep our politics unilluminated by the light of revelation" and instead solely reliant upon "our own lucidity.
Meanwhile, in downtowns or out in the concrete-paved hinterlands where once mega-booming mega-cinema-complexes were a mass gathering of cheering, cheerful movie-goers, unilluminated and sullen silent screens looked out at dark, empty theaters - the only visitor a starving bat maniacally flying over the stadium seating .