semidark


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Adj.1.semidark - partially devoid of light or brightness; "semidark room"
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"
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The shed became semidark, and the sharp rattle of the drums on two sides drowned the sick man's groans.
There she was, sitting in the semidark, all perky in a bright flowered dress and--just as I could have predicted--raring to talk.
Scout dogs were considered the most critical; their ability to detect the enemy and provide a silent warning in semidark, dense, thick jungles was invaluable, and could not be duplicated.
A check showed that bats had been chased out of the semidark part of the cave and had moved further inside near the lakes.
The cracks captured his mind, and he began to imagine them on the walls of houses, between fences, in the classrooms behind the blackboard and in the long, semidark science labs.