Definition of semi-darkness in English:


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Pronunciation: /sɛmɪˈdɑːknəs


[mass noun]
A light level in which it is possible to see, but not clearly: I made for the door and in the semi-darkness stumbled over one of the wellingtons the shapes were unmistakable even in semi-darkness
More example sentences
  • The fact that he films everything in semi-darkness adds to the murkiness of the plot.
  • I was waiting in the twilight semi-darkness, yawning, eyes half closed, and basically looking like a zombie.
  • Eventually, boredom conquered and I rose into the darkness, or semi-darkness.

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