Synonym of dark

Alternative for dark

darker, darkest

Synonym: black, dismal, dreary, gloomy, grave, hidden, obscure, secret, solemn, somber,

Antonym: bright, light,

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(of a place or space) Having a lack of light
unlit unilluminated ill-lit poorly lit dim dingy gloomy dusky unlighted indistinct shadowy pitch-dark shady darkened somber sombre badly lit crepuscular pitch-black tenebrous jet-black murky black caliginous inky Cimmerian Stygian Tartarean aphotic atramentous blackish cimmerian darkish darkling darksome dimmed ill-lighted lightless obscured pitchy rayless shaded stygian tenebrific pitch black obscure dusk cloudy misty sunless nebulous clouded foggy overcast opaque grey gray hazy leaden dreary dull blurred gauzy unclear vague bleary nubilous fuzzy faint indistinguishable dismal blurry blear overclouded pale drab smoky funereal beclouded dense lowering moonless heavy lacking definition out of focus indefinite umbrageous indiscernible soupy indeterminate nebulose formless smoggy jet black louring starless ambiguous doubtful undefined shadowed obfuscated bleared austere hard to see barely perceptible hard to make out inconspicuous impenetrable umbrous adumbral hazed mushy filmy undetermined brunet darkening ill-defined bleak bosky leafy sheltered screened covered thick muddy brumous mucky umbriferous befogged subfusc cool nontranslucent nontransparent muzzy vaporous shrouded clouded over out of the sun unfocused not clear sepulchral swarthy brunette swart sable riley turbid twilit inhospitable bedimmed evening evo roily emulsified confused umbral frowzy rainy fogged umbrose tenebrious unrecognizable unrecognisable enveloped dewy twilight roiled deep thickset bistred distorted undistinct yellowish-brown amorphous substantial condensed concentrated shapeless unformed of high density bowery unexplicit impalpable elusive distant enigmatic dreamlike indefinable bistered protected arboured woolly woozy fuggy steamy dappled chiaroscuro grimy sooty claggy wooly vapory smoke-darkened slate-grey begrimed under the trees under a cloud in the shade fogged in slate grey dark grey

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Hidden from knowledge
mysterious secret hidden concealed veiled clandestine enigmatic shadowy covert esoteric shrouded obscure abstruse recondite cloaked clouded inscrutable impenetrable secretive arcane incomprehensible unrevealed cryptic opaque recherché black cloak-and-dagger deep Delphic enigmatical mystic nebulous occult anagogic cabalistic complicated intricate knotty mystical mystifying ambiguous murky unfathomable equivocal elliptical elliptic fuliginous double-edged perplexing inexplicable puzzling uncanny confusing difficult unclear baffling vague strange unintelligible complex oracular oblique unknowable profound cabbalistic unaccountable unexplainable bewildering as clear as mud sibylline uncertain hermetic insoluble indefinite indistinct sphinxlike coded hard to understand fathomless abstract hard unexplained hermetical hazy doubtful dubious little known tenebrous weighty serious heavy involved convoluted unknown indeterminate wildering inexplicit inexact indecipherable impossible to understand imprecise foggy beyond comprehension paradoxical apocryphal evasive Delphian amphibological clear as mud fanciful supernatural metaphysical ulterior beyond understanding undiscoverable subliminal mysterial ineffable ungraspable dense indiscernible insolvable secreted teasing stickling stumping disconcerting elaborate unsolvable incognizable subtle obfuscated uninterpretable riddling debatable nubilous purblind imperceptive inconceivable illegible technical incredible illogical indecisive unsettled vacillating far-out Greek to me not easily understood clear as dishwater thorny tough worrying tangled undetermined undefined indistinguishable indirect little-known pedantic orphic Alexandrian scholarly acroamatic academic out-of-the-way misleading weird peculiar odd curious borderline untold undecipherable open to question ill-defined bizarre periphrastic prevaricating circumlocutory suspicious inconclusive circuitous contradictory elusive equivocating duplicitous questionable blurry muddled roundabout mind-bending gnomic confused funny queer shifty unexplicit open muzzy fuzzy disreputable two-edged unnatural unsolved stealthy cagey subjective labyrinthine involute Byzantine involuted tortuous Gordian sophisticated difficult to understand Daedalian labyrinthian byzantine entangled daedal beyond one serpentine baroque complicate tricky unreadable inextricable over one's head detailed fiddly fancy bemusing jumbled problematical surprising Greek rarefied really hard beyond one's grasp challenging confounding troublesome winding mazy interlaced poker-faced blank impossible astonishing deadpan unimaginable full of twists and turns ticklish expressionless impassive unanswerable beats me taxing disorienting incalculable inexplainable very hard impossible to interpret sphinx-like befuddling long-drawn-out drawn-out problematic magical bamboozling uncomprehensible cumbersome ramified mixed knotted inaccessible high-tech mixed up hard to follow hi-tech above one's head Daedalean dry amazing private stunning eye-popping staggering long-winded plotty hopeless unrealizable undoable insuperable unattainable unresolvable frustrating indescribable undefinable stupefying astounding awkward inner reticent discreet indigestible inconsistent hypermetric intellectual cerebral spiny furtive mazelike trying fiendish irresolvable unresolved unconcluded surreptitious unexcogitable muddling too deep meaningless shrouded in mystery full of surprises beyond you mind-boggling labyrinthial labyrinthical labyrinthiform labyrinthic labyrinthal inarticulate incoherent without a solution unable to be solved uphill terrible reticular formidable effortful unusual blurring unsettling hard to solve vexing rambling advanced hard to explain gnarly thought-provoking unparalleled extraordinary freakish freak muddlesome mistakable garbled freaky fluky non-committal ravelled sinuous twisted slurred mumbled ornate spooky rum rococo heterogeneous multifaceted multifarious variegated nuanced arduous raveled senseless scrambled inexpressive unexpressive unemotional emotionless unheard-of unwonted uncommon can of worms maze-like inaudible all Greek to someone double Dutch beyond your grasp above your head too hard to understand too difficult to understand dispassionate vacant off the wall all Greek to you all Greek to me thorough particularized painstaking extensive full particular studied laboured perfected careful minute exact precise labored circumstantial skilful imposing skillful prodigious gingerbread many-faceted overdone overworked particularised refined high tech blow-by-blow highly wrought

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(of a period or situation) Conducive to hopelessness
tragic disastrous calamitous catastrophic cataclysmic ruinous devastating dire ghastly awful unfortunate dreadful horrible terrible horrific hideous horrendous frightful atrocious abominable abhorrent gruesome grisly grim monstrous miserable nightmarish heinous harrowing inauspicious sad sorrowful wretched desolate unhappy woeful appalling deplorable direful doleful lamentable adverse cataclysmal destructive forlorn grievous unpropitious blue sorry harmful fatal detrimental unlucky ravaging ill-fated ill-starred injurious shocking devastative fateful bad unsuccessful untoward annihilatory black damning unfavourable abortive ill-boding sinister hapless luckless unfavorable doomed regrettable distressing deadly heartbreaking inopportune desperate cursed grave jinxed untimely serious hopeless infelicitous critical ominous disadvantageous catastrophal gloomy crippling shattering alarming poor afflicted forsaken awkward destitute unprosperous out of luck in a bad way damaging extreme drastic unpromising painful ill-omened acute dismal heartrending distressful parlous dangerous urgent earth-shattering worrying forbidding bodeful discouraging disheartening severe ugly afflictive violent convulsionary deleterious unadvantageous unwelcome tough hostile bleak bringing bad luck sinistrous baneful baleful evil tragical inimical hard pathetic inept broken ruined unbecoming star-crossed pained stricken unsuitable inappropriate shattered troubled burdened anguished mournful abject blighting pernicious messy sombre solemn somber depressing moving agonizing galling pitiable stirring vexatious melancholy piteous despondent disturbing pitiful dejected sober weighty earnest sobering unamusing sedate strenuous far-reaching perilous lethal mortal crushing peracute profound consequential agonising deathly heart-rending life-threatening sore very bad ill-chosen crying pressing crucial fearful unspeakable cruel outrageous dread frightening spine-chilling redoubtable scary formidable fearsome hair-raising horrifying terrifying godawful intimidating horrid irretrievable lousy abysmal portentous chronic exigent oppressing fierce terrific scowling

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Deeply pessimistic
dismal pessimistic gloomy downbeat cynical bleak grim negative sombre despondent gloom-ridden depressing grave dreary hopeless morose cheerless fatalistic foreboding joyless defeatist drab melancholy glum lugubrious somber depressed despairing discouraging dejected demoralised demoralized desolate disheartening dispiriting funereal morbid troubled worrying dim harsh miserable mournful sullen bitter black doleful horrid oppressive alarmist austere distrustful doubting suspicious unfortunate unhappy chilly unenthusiastic Eeyorish cold comfortless depressive disconsolate drear dreich elegiac elegiacal godforsaken gray grey saturnine sepulchral solemn forlorn dire wretched tenebrous tenebrific plutonian murky lonely darkening lonesome chill sunless Cimmerian cloudy sad woeful dull sorrowful dolorous blue uninviting melancholic sorry woebegone dingy pathetic dour heartbreaking heartrending distressing abject crestfallen downcast down in the dumps dispirited unpleasant saddening unpromising unwelcoming disagreeable rueful down in the mouth downhearted uncomfortable bad down awful piteous upsetting grievous inhospitable mirthless in the dumps distressed teary tearful inauspicious tragic bare stark troublesome low terrible forbidding cast down spiritless unfavorable unfavourable clinical impersonal institutional spartan mourning tough in low spirits dejecting lamentable unpropitious difficult moody dreadful hostile low-spirited harrowing drearisome unfriendly hard lamenting bland severe dirgelike draggy mopey poor ominous trying afflicted wintry jarring wintery inconsolable pitiable onerous taxing rough pitiful humourless humorless moping down-and-out heavy-hearted vexatious dangerous perilous precarious disturbing shadowy in a blue funk serious given to looking on the black side adverse problematic tricky heartbroken poignant sober plaintive excruciating dirge-like broken-hearted horrible tight grief-stricken squalid disappointing nostalgic awkward sticky grieving bearish devastated sorrowing traumatic straitened sordid anguished distressful thorny prickly delicate shameful in the pits colorless sinister painful taciturn dragged execrable deplorable inferior lousy moving foul long-faced exacting appalling hazardous arduous hairy bothersome challenging irksome critical knotty sulky indigent scurvy scungy impoverished displeasing detestable rotten doubtful horrific gut-wrenching problematical ticklish chancy worrisome concerning dodgy iffy punishing lacklustre deep lackluster hurting acheronian dubious suspect questionable colourless boring monotonous lifeless heart-rending unexciting blah uninteresting uninspiring macabre humdrum desperate unlikely unencouraging uncaring disadvantageous portentous ruined abandoned deserted maudlin solitary chap-fallen unimpassioned exequial deathlike funebrial waste threnodic threnodial overcast unmoved touching disconcerting tragical unoptimistic resigned misanthropic deathly Stygian obscure hollow brooding bereft atrocious unhopeful unnerving disquieting discomforting sunk in gloom frowning glowering crabbed surly chapfallen oppressed weary mopish broody ugly grumpy unsmiling bad-tempered uncommunicative intolerable horrendous discouraged worried acherontic upset crushed lorn phlegmatic ill-tempered unresponsive regrettable companionless ghastly gruesome afflictive demoralizing demoralising in the doldrums cut up blue funk having the blahs having blue devils looking on the black side shocking crushing dolesome heart-breaking singing the blues agonizing discomposing agonising lachrymose derisible frightful plangent horrifying mortifying pensive heart-wrenching tear-jerking despicable contemptible injurious disgraceful vile trashy shoddy filthy destitute derisory unwelcome exigent ill-fated hard-pressed lurid discommodious tortured harmful undesirable full of hardship threatening objectionable strained ill-omened treacherous direful ill-boding chilling parlous nightmarish pressing messy jeopardous apocalyptic rocky very bad rigorous rugged sensitive controversial poverty-stricken cruel savage brutal burdensome hardhanded inhuman saddened heartsick brokenhearted droopy heavyhearted heavy stiff searing heartsore wistful dysphoric crummy hangdog destroyed tristful weeping bleeding ripped in pain cast-down bummed out down and out fed up torn up on a downer taken down low-down let down in the toilet worthless sedate stern base suffering earnest affecting weighty paltry mean staid compassionate stirring beggarly commiserative arousing shabby sourpuss muted subdued stony-faced no-nonsense poker-faced forsaken ruthful helpless homeless alone calamitous pained stony God-awful merciful lame meagre to be pitied meager small cheap inadequate insignificant regretful lost forgotten choked friendless uncared-for gutted dragging defenseless defenceless fruitless bummed sour hapless powerless downtrodden unrelenting tortuous scabrous disastrous unendurable biting inexorable stringent out of sorts weighed down isolated outcast withdrawn estranged rejected secluded unsocial unbefriended uncherished left empty unattended renounced lone apart single reclusive troglodytic by oneself

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Having a forbidding appearance
moody brooding sullen dour glum morose sulky angry frowning bitter scowling forbidding glowering fierce stern fiery grim threatening aggravated aggressive aggrieved cantankerous cheerless foreboding gloomy grumpy indignant inhospitable menacing ominous severe surly temperamental crabby enraged ferocious frightening harsh hostile intimidating sour somber sombre mean raging stormy serious steely humourless humorless malevolent baleful bleak turbulent volatile inauspicious flinty ungentle cast-iron boot-faced unfriendly unsmiling no-nonsense implacable mortified furious solemn critical cold disapproving unappeasable stark stony joyless murky sinister morbid tumultuous savage mopey huffy resentful piqued disgruntled pouting petulant cross put out fractious mopish ill-humoured pouty bad-tempered moping peeved grouchy chippy vexed mumpish perverse fed up churlish aloof withdrawn ill-tempered depressed fretful irritable querulous ill-humored ornery mardy obstinate sourpussed unsociable out of humour stroppy uncooperative dismal gruff sulking out of sorts in a bad mood in the sulks in a huff in a strop down in the mouth having a fit of the sulks in a funk in a mood austere grave lowering louring rough rugged sedate staid sober earnest weighty uncomic sobersided dreary intense mournful funereal unhumorous hard forlorn drab stony-faced poker-faced po-faced deadpan sad gray grey dull unapproachable downbeat subdued unwelcoming frosty serious-minded miserable dry long-faced stiff vicious desolate depressing uninviting comfortless tough straight boring tedious unhappy unamusing strict wretched depressive doleful grim-faced resolute melancholy dispiriting disconsolate dire drear tenebrific sepulchral plutonian lugubrious tenebrous godforsaken saturnine lonesome black blue dreich elegiac lonely elegiacal sourpuss chill down Cimmerian hurting darkening muted straight-faced quiet heavy-going gaunt unsympathetic impassive expressionless businesslike douce puritanical blank pokerfaced chilly cool disagreeable nasty contemplative pensive formidable distant pitiless repellent off-putting abhorrent fearsome unrestrained crabbed callous fiendish frightful resolved thoughtful introspective reflective composed ruminative cutthroat beastly fell horrible hellish bestial venomous splenetic truculent crusty bound and determined bookish unplayful deep in thought mean-looking icy frigid strait-laced significant profound consequential exigent substantial vital material urgent pivotal major important crucial considerable key monumental portentous appreciable acute eventful heavyweight momentous major league heavy-duty hefty big heavy underlined difficult cold sober of great import no joke of moment of great importance life and death of great consequence high-priority life-and-death no laughing matter of significance all-important matter of life and death of consequence big deal far-reaching

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Sinister or evil in nature
evil wicked sinful immoral wrong morally wrong wrongful bad iniquitous ungodly unholy irreligious unrighteous sacrilegious profane blasphemous impious godless base mean vile shameful discreditable unspeakable foul monstrous shocking outrageous atrocious abominable reprehensible hateful detestable despicable odious contemptible horrible heinous execrable diabolical diabolic fiendish vicious murderous barbarous black rotten perverted reprobate malignant sordid degenerate depraved dissolute malicious dishonorable dishonourable nefarious dishonest malevolent unscrupulous unprincipled crooked bent warped low-down stinking dirty corrupt shady malfeasant pernicious dastardly villainous peccable criminal egregious maleficent repugnant flagitious harmful hideous injurious loathsome beastly damnable hellish infamous infernal no good obscene sinister unethical unlawful unsavoury unsavory cruel disreputable low nasty devilish black-hearted savage ignoble abhorrent dodgy underhand scandalous amoral ghastly questionable dubious brutish suspicious appalling fishy impure dreadful inhuman barbaric brutal wanton terrible illegal suspect not cricket debauched devious unpleasant mysterious shifty demonic murky debased disgusting bestial sadistic doubtful scoundrelly lawless heartless macabre unconscionable unfair shadowy gruesome irregular queer awful ruthless funny grisly offensive fraudulent gross treacherous disgraceful illicit merciless deceitful roguish sick odd rascally strange facinorous underhanded squalid felonious unwholesome sleazy shonky inhumane seedy horrifying abandoned accursed not quite right degraded grim cacodemonic eerie horrid spooky wretched satanic fierce erring sneaky illegitimate perverse ferocious deplorable vulgar ignominious indictable butcherly brute truculent fallen miscreant coarse rough scurvy slippery sullied tainted unjust improper dissipated culpable indecent pitiless spiteful morbid rancorous disagreeable shameless bloodthirsty horrific nightmarish not kosher profligate seamy grotesque lurid flagrant revolting repellent nauseating sickening knavish crafty untrustworthy remorseless obnoxious ghoulish twisted undesirable intolerable sick-making crude disgustful loathly irreverent abject sly shabby dubitable disputable peculiar debatable doubtable equivocal guilty problematic problematical shaky worthless snide currish paltry blameworthy noxious unworthy wrathful vitiated under suspicion desperate delinquent low-minded objectionable cutthroat Machiavellian licentious dangerous naughty blamable censurable under-the-table harsh hurtful incorrigible errant frightening decadent two-faced vindictive opprobrious demoniac Mephistophelian demoniacal glaring putrid transgressing duplicitous ruffianly blackguardly thievish disturbing scungy disappointing uncouth notorious lawbreaking sketchy furtive inglorious good-for-nothing uncharitable undignified unbecoming demonical demonian Luciferian iffy cowardly inequitable peccant bad-hearted venal condemnable crazed frenetic mad maniacal possessed unhallowed guileful secret lamentable caitiff servile inelegant menial risqué against the law perfidious scurrilous mercenary faithless potentially illegal potentially dishonest ignorant bleak smutty salacious bribable unrefined uncultured unlettered unprofessional demeritorious blameful amiss sinning unregenerate aberrant sombre gory somber beyond contempt off-color creepy wolfish harrowing menacing ugly repulsive unforgivable unseemly threatening spookish ghostly sullen funereal lewd double-dealing negligent grewsome frightful horrendous terrific nightmare unchaste spine-chilling weird scary terrifying chilling off-putting distasteful unfeeling self-indulgent unkind disparaging callous forbidding exploitative hard-hearted libertine mean-spirited scrofulous evil-minded self-seeking vengeful contemptuous conscienceless cold-blooded tyrannical scornful defiled despiteful unconscientious scheming virulent inexorable corrupted disdainful flimflam cheating scam slick grievous unnatural unreliable phony sorry deathly morose sepulchral godawful hairy grody beyond the pale fearful farfetched deleterious damaging unvirtuous pornographic dirty-dealing double-crossing two-timing fly-by-night baneful prejudicial nocuous adverse mischievous baleful wild unusual miserable yucky humiliating detrimental wayward ill lustful whorish promiscuous bawdy different phoney gut-churning icky degrading God-awful funny-looking mysterious-looking strange-looking of doubtful honesty open to question rings untrue won't wash too much out of line open to doubt sickly vomitous bogging noisome lousy fast loose unclean saturnalian graceless rakish X-rated yucko hostile filthy bad news of easy virtue unsafe aggressive violent intimidating feral intimidatory untamed ill-boding foreboding ominous vomit-inducing off uncivilised minatory deadly viperous minacious rowdy serpentine venomous uncivilized uncontrollable ambiguous improbable unlikely uncertain implausible far-fetched unfriendly unsympathetic inconsiderate catty antagonistic belligerent shoddy bitter surly vitriolic sour ill-natured bellicose pugnacious combative pitiful unacceptable confrontational cheap inhospitable dire severe militant rude inexcusable uncongenial angry scrappy bad-tempered scummy malign argumentative ill-tempered ornery pitiable insensitive grubby cruddy uncaring unrespectable louche shy nauseous abusive abysmal ratty wounding lame unsociable annoying ill-humoured dirty rotten ill-humored cantankerous biting poisonous insufferable churlish poor inferior hard unpardonable inimical warlike distressing cold-hearted scabby sneaking alarming dismal rancid unsatisfactory unwelcome thoughtless uncomfortable sad defective pathetic exceptionable punk antipathetic no-good cursed faulty deficient grotty rubbish poorly displeasing cross substandard contentious subpar unwelcoming dissatisfactory unmerciful sharp grave unwarranted unsparing caustic compassionless indefensible indescribable stern ungenerous quarrelsome alien adversary disapproving adversarial unrelenting suboptimal irritating unpalatable stroppy unkindly dreaded very bad joyless furious pants unpleasing upsetting chippy repellant fulsome swinish embarrassing animal carnal galling negative unreceptive unpropitious contrary jaundiced malefic despisable querulous direful fractious unnerving tenth-rate chronic disputatious from hell hellacious petrifying sanguinary coldhearted loathed bothersome troublesome destructive useless beneath contempt not nice out of order dour inconvenient a load of pants beggarly uncompassionate below the belt outcast uncalled for formidable cold homicidal cut-throat off-colour crook off colour out of sorts unamiable uncivil raunchy stony-hearted terribly bad ungentlemanly bloodless poxy hardhearted unchristian crying unemotional detested execrated revulsive beast scaring disdainable piggish gluttonous boorish ferine irrational prurient despised daunting dismaying inclement cutting belittling mortifying flinty draconian petty ribald intemperate drunken immodest astounding abominated hated abhorred roughshod slaughterous hateworthy measly tremendous tough unbelievable inconceivable overwhelming maggot hateable crass ill-famed disheartening unimaginable selfish stingy miserly natty disrespectful heavy grating ineffable unutterable unhealthy ill-reputed heated irritable intense slimy low-life below contempt inexpressible agonizing mighty vexatious irksome brusque acerbic indescribably bad indescribably wicked beyond words too horrible for words preternatural beyond description undefinable calamitous indescribably evil unwanted unappealing painful unlovely acute trying yukky difficult woeful sucky pits curt grouchy sulky sarcastic unpopular unsuitable disliked crashing invidious fiery cringe-making acerb comfortless grumpy snappy tetchy irascible snappish unattractive pesky gut-wrenching agonising confounded serious dread abrasive rubbing the wrong way spiky hard to take gruff rebarbative unwished-for cranky testy shirty peevish narky petulant impassioned imperfect insufficient inadequate mediocre unsought to be avoided out of place scorned unlikable shunned for the birds strictly for the birds inexpedient incommodious disadvantageous unwished for uninvited inadmissible rejected tinny splenetic peckish liverish huffy grumbling waxy crotchety soreheaded miffy curmudgeonly hard-boiled inflammable spirited hysterical uneasy acrid bristling intolerant lively antisocial embittered acrimonious passionate manic icy tempestuous stone-hearted unforgiving unpitying defiant hot-tempered short-fused short-tempered quick-tempered on a short fuse bum fearsome redoubtable thick-skinned hard-nosed obdurate desensitized indurate soulless affectless slash-and-burn take-no-prisoners ironhearted case-hardened pachydermatous insensate stonyhearted stoney stony trashy wack wanting ropy duff bush below par tatty rubbishy hair-raising excessive unfortunate disastrous extreme tacky bush-league jerry-built weak sauce low-grade under par below standard poor-quality sub-par crummy third-rate from hunger second-rate implacable with a heart of stone desensitised cannibalistic relentless fell obstreperous feisty uncooperative assaultive discordant brawly gladiatorial agonistic discourteous arsey bolshie itching aggers scathing cowing cussed terrorizing spoiling for a fight ready for a fight vituperous terrorising trenchant mordacious insolent browbeating bullying mordant

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(of a time period) Lacking intellectual progress
backward unenlightened ignorant archaic antiquated benighted mediaeval medieval primitive uncultivated feudal illiterate nonliterate unlearned unlettered unread uneducated unschooled untaught untutored analphabetic uninstructed simple rude untrained uninformed unversed unscholarly inexperienced uncultured unaccomplished nescient unsophisticated ill-informed ill-educated unqualified inerudite natural instinctive mindless witless obtuse uncivilized thick birdbrained dense shallow moronic naive unwitting oblivious innocent unknowledgeable uncivilised uninitiated unconscious green philistine vulgar in the dark poorly educated unaware blind unknowing insensible unintellectual misinformed uncouth lowbrow catachrestic solecistic apprenticed imbecilic unforced artless unpractised unrefined out of the loop unable to read and write cretinous unmindful unconversant unsuspecting spontaneous born innate inherent blind to stupid dopey half-witted gormless slow chuckleheaded knuckleheaded pinheaded dorky empty-headed airheaded thickheaded lamebrain brain-dead lunkheaded thick-witted dim fatuous vacuous unsmart slow-witted brainless weak-minded dunderheaded softheaded senseless dumb doltish bubbleheaded lamebrained boneheaded bonehead oafish opaque unintelligent dopy dull dim-witted credulous foolish silly feeble daft unacquainted dozy slow on the uptake not the full shilling underdeveloped clueless undeveloped unstudious incognizant lowbrowed unpolished low-browed idiotic vapid goofy scatterbrained inane soft dippy thoughtless batty dappy giddy dotty harebrained dizzy vacant screwy frivolous featherbrained scatty skittish ditzy flighty know-nothing hare-brained pea-brain soft in the head feather-brained pea-brained unskilled amateur raw superficial unworldly uncomprehending unequipped inexpert non-technical dotish divvy chowderheaded dof hebete glaikit unchartered unlicensed incapable uncertificated incompetent pig-ignorant thick as two short planks non-professional dilettante new lay as thick as two short planks wet behind the ears as green as grass untamed undisciplined amateurish unprepared novice not trained wild dead from the neck up a brick short of a load two sandwiches short of a picnic

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Not revealing one's thoughts or feelings readily
reticent uncommunicative reserved silent quiet taciturn unforthcoming secretive withdrawn dumb close closemouthed shy laconic distant introverted mom private restrained guarded unresponsive discreet diffident undemonstrative mum inhibited modest unspeaking bashful shrinking unassuming uptight unwilling tight-lipped close-mouthed media-shy close-lipped tight-mouthed clammed up dummied up dried up wouldn't say boo to a goose secret on the QT clamlike evasive retired hush-hush buttoned up retiring mute secluded hidden untalkative tongue-tied unconversational unsociable aloof short remote speechless wordless curt stand-offish muted unfriendly antisocial buttoning up clamming up tight chops mumchance zipping one's lips buttoning one's lip mum's the word offish unapproachable standoffish at a loss for words playing one's cards close to one's chest deep introvert cagey cryptic non-communicative enigmatic undercover furtive sly cautious mysterious backstairs covert hushed feline zipped self-contained in chambers in privacy in private off-air in the dark in the background playing your cards close to your chest cold voiceless reclusive cool demure unexpressive inarticulate solitary tightlipped sententious incommunicable incommunicative soft-spoken sparing uncommunicable backward sedate detached self-effacing timid uncompanionable self-restrained collected nonvocal unemotional formal not talkative dour brooding lost for words coy prim frigid gentle mild serene misanthropic icy peaceful ceremonious noncommittal composed placid eremitic conventional dried-up dumbstruck dumbfounded soundless struck dumb meek bereft of speech inward-looking constrained unable to get a word out mousy timorous sheepish recessive snobbish unheard insular low indistinct thoughtful controlled self-controlled stifled of few words muffled still soft shocked saying nothing astounded mumbled aghast dazed amazed murmured whispered inaudible mumbling obmutescent dumbstricken aphonic unable to speak not saying boo terse sullen brusque silenced temperate introspective not forthcoming independent unassertive isolated mimed nonverbal telepathic gestured unsocial ungregarious tongueless indrawn socially inhibited hermit-like hermitic hermitical chilly contemplative pensive self-absorbed self-interested stammering awkward embarrassed garbled unrevealing eremetic unconcerned aseptic disinterested incurious retreated nongregarious recluse uncurious casual uninterested indifferent zipped one's lips have tight chops Olympian meditative reflective ruminative inner-directed self-centred silentious choked up self-centered self-sufficient all alone closed up thunderstruck mellow flat hushful gobsmacked flabbergasted quietened shell-shocked unvocal indistinguishable soft-toned incoherent toned down astonished unflappable hit for six knocked for six cool as cucumber out of earshot faint imperceptible not heard unhearable muttered noiseless unclear hard to hear hard to make out

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Of or pertaining to an omen or to omens
ominous baleful inauspicious menacing minatory portentous sinister threatening doomy dire direful forbidding foreboding unpromising unpropitious black bodeful fateful gloomy grim ill ill-boding premonitory ugly unfavorable unfavourable wintery wintry apocalyptic augural baneful clouded dangerous dismal doomed doomful fearful haunting hostile ill-fated ill-omened impending inhospitable lowering malefic malificent malign minacious perilous precursive presaging prescient prophetic sinistrous suggestive unfriendly unlucky warning worrying frightening disquieting disturbing brooding glowering heavy evil alarming scary daunting creepy evil-looking spooky fearsome severe horrible horrendous terrible frightful horrifying intimidatory adverse nasty intimidating ghastly unwelcoming unpleasant bleak terrifying suggestive of evil loury ferocious depressing hair-raising glum morose moody troubled harsh tough rough bad disagreeable disadvantageous austere thunderous pessimistic bullying fierce dour rugged uncomfortable hard eerie comminatory terrorizing jarring negative stark malignant eldritch lowery portending near overhanging terrorising aggressive close scowling forthcoming impendent upcoming uninviting chilling untoward minatorial malevolent injurious dreadful dread mean-looking spine-chilling redoubtable formidable shocking looming louring brewing disastrous obnoxious woeful harmful hurtful dishonest pernicious perverse deleterious poisonous blackhearted mischievous unfortunate at hand offensive odious repulsive life-threatening imminent in the wind infelicitous ruinous calamitous discouraging crucial unhappy untimely inopportune disheartening ill-starred appalling wretched regrettable hopeless lamentable deplorable unhealthy approaching unwholesome significant foreshadowing momentous predictive prognosticatory important unchancy inspiring exciting intriguing remarkable fated exhilarating phenomenal destined thrilling extraordinary imposing awesome petrifying dismaying overpowering deadly noxious venomous vindictive wicked awe-inspiring all-powerful luckless evil-intentioned antagonistic poor afflicted forsaken awkward destitute unprosperous cursed hapless jinxed bitter malicious hate-filled acrimonious out of luck in a bad way maleficent vitriolic nocuous damaging prejudicial virulent detrimental awful spiteful desperate catastrophic crying pressing cataclysmic critical unspeakable extreme cruel atrocious urgent distressing grievous harrowing serious outrageous drastic grave miserable crippling godawful horrid irretrievable devastating lousy abysmal parlous chronic exigent oppressing terrific heartbreaking afflictive

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(of colour) Dark and highly saturated
deep rich vivid bold intense saturated strong bright brilliant exaggerated vibrant warm flamboyant garish glowing lustrous striking eye-catching colorful colourful gay full lurid resplendent radiant bedazzling clear irradiant gaudy dazzling sheeny gleaming psychedelic glittering flashy glossy incandescent splashy luminescent candescent luminous blazing flaming glaring shiny kaleidoscopic jazzy lambent glistering showy sparkling beaming refulgent ablaze shining loud highly-coloured deep-coloured highly colored bright-coloured graphic unadulterated scintillating lucid pure fiery visual dramatic effulgent splendid fulgent lucent coruscating glitzy phosphorescent brightly coloured flashing light pronounced ostentatious conspicuous shimmering spectacular breathtaking noisy fluorescent glistening twinkling exciting aglow stunning multicoloured noticeable glittery stimulating impressive multicolored lighted polished florid illuminated bombastic remarkable lively blinding many-coloured thrilling marked commanding arresting emphatic electrifying bodacious colored powerful razzle-dazzle effective glamorous prominent fulgurant fulgurating fulgurous plain iridescent brash multi-coloured fresh salient flaring definite outstanding multicolour coloured motley grabby varicoloured prismatic variegated titillating catchy polychromatic harlequin rainbow heady multicolor kenspeckle bling gripping luxuriant startling tense burnished sunny suspenseful rainbow-like many-hued illumined sunlit moonlit auroral relucent alight golden argent beamy fulgid irradiated silvery mirrorlike burning sensational hair-raising climactic sudden looking like an explosion in a paint factory like an explosion in a paint factory lit clinquant neon extravagant Day-Glo elaborate animated richly coloured brave luminiferous baroque flowery translucent crystal beamful flickering distinguishable rococo decorated over-bright bloody fierce overpowering festooned red multihued sanguine livid glowering overbright snazzy corinthian chromatic imaginative interesting arrestive screaming varnished extremely bright multichromatic varicolored scarlet reddish-orange crimson ginger pizazzy fancy pizzazzy smart wild polychrome patterned exuberant magnificent hued varied versicolor limpid glimmering phantasmagoric particoloured picturesque particolored swanky swank stylish beautiful gorgeous transcendent theatrical swashbuckling brilliantly coloured superb ravishing majestic glorious great many-splendoured parti-colored many-colored flakey peacockish camp pretentious flaky outrageous sporty gassy luscious chichi histrionic Day-glo imposing staggering sumptuous splendacious splendiferous fine magnolious dramaturgical notable hot stirring exhilarating rousing high astonishing amazing riveting incredible fascinating astounding extraordinary obvious exhibitionistic distinct awesome memorable phenomenal exceptional dramaturgic biting invigorating energizing spine-tingling envigorating sharp energising shock-horror stem-winding high-octane studied well marked forceful manifest evident arousing refreshing awe-inspiring breath-taking emotional melodramatic tragic theatric histrionical thespian expressive affecting farcical comic rip-roaring jaw-dropping action-packed gee-whizz

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Relating to crime
criminal unlawful illicit lawless illegal prohibited dishonest felonious corrupt culpable illegitimate unethical villainous crooked disorderly indictable nefarious unlicensed wicked wrong clandestine contraband iniquitous unsavoury unsavory anarchic delinquent forbidden furtive lawbreaking terrorist wrongful actionable banned bent black fraudulent immoral impermissible outlawed punishable shady unauthorised unauthorized unruly unsanctioned against the law anarchical bad disruptive dodgy improper insubordinate insurgent insurrectionary interdicted mutinous mutinying proscribed rebellious seditious unacceptable unofficial vile adulterous anarchistic barbarous evil malfeasant noncompliant nonconformist peccant revolting savage sinful sly taboo unrighteous unwarranted verboten vicious bootleg contumacious criminogenic dirty disobedient disordered excessive flagitious guilty heavy infringing miscreant nihilistic piratical racketeering recusant rotten traitorous transgressing turbulent uncivilised uncivilized uncultivated ungoverned unpeaceful unregulated violating violent warlike wildcat haram tapu out of line black-market off base under-the-table smoking gun against the rules off limits ruled out not acceptable not allowed not permitted contrary to law in violation of law without law and order under the counter under-the-counter under the table untrustworthy suspect no good disreputable ungovernable wild riotous uncontrollable rowdy unmanageable undisciplined rioting refractory revolutionary chaotic out of control uncontrolled intemperate tumultuous uproarious unrestrained reckless brawling unbiddable ugly tempestuous fierce tyrannous unorthodox untamed despotic heterodox terrorising terrorizing rampageous deranged uncontained immoderate disorganised helter-skelter turbid disorganized hedonistic boisterous antisocial rough troublesome obstreperous uncompliant wayward indisciplined drunk out-of-order out-of-line out-of-control noisy raucous fractious on-a-tear out of hand termagant

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Having or showing supernatural ability or powers
supernatural paranormal uncanny miraculous mystic psychic unearthly magical mysterious occult superhuman magic mystical preternatural supernormal ghostly hidden transcendent transcendental abnormal extramundane hypernormal inexplicable metaphysical non-rational otherworldly phantom phenomenal unaccountable unbelievable unnatural weird arcane spectral supranatural bizarre celestial concealed eerie extraordinary fairy ghostlike impenetrable invisible legendary mythical mythological numinous obscure rare secret superior supermundane superordinary uncomprehensible unfathomable unintelligible unknowable unknown unrevealed unusual extrasensory supersensible superphysical heavenly fabulous sorcerous spiritualistic other-worldly cabbalistic cryptic shamanistic witching thaumaturgical necromantic haunted parapsychological wizardly ensorcelled thaumaturgic voodoo fairylike witchlike runic demoniac diabolic spooky tranced clairvoyant enchanted bewitched entranced spellbound enchanting spiritual charmed imaginary wonderful spellbinding marvellous marvelous fascinating magnetic entrancing telekinetic charismatic conjuring theurgic fiendish theurgical talismanic fey transmundane strange unreal possessed shadowy under a spell ethereal divine prodigious fantastic black oracular fairy-tale breathtaking captivating astonishing creepy orphic eldritch dreamlike odd unworldly mystifying ineffable freaky rum remarkable fabled make-believe sublime exceptional exalted visionary freakish esoteric heroic singular nonrational abstruse cabalistic scary anagogic queer ghastly outstanding spookish eery haunting inscrutable awe-inspiring out of the ordinary lovely bewitching special powerful astrological alchemistic Druidical exquisite perfect charming mysterial quixotic telestic fairytale-like religious thrilling irresistible hermetical peculiar anomalous uncommon curious bizarro uplifting moving inspiring inspirational boundless signal inspired ghoulish inexplainable unheard-of devilish supranormal far-out grotesque unprecedented supersensory telepathic awful horrific dreadful ominous fearful extraterrestrial exceeding unique aberrated extraordinaire aberrant especial freak uncustomary atypical irregular unwonted wondrous very strange flakey uncouth flaky oddball whacko supernal supersensual unexplained supersensitive untypical deviative deviant unrepresentative phantasmal wraithlike phantasmic immaterial inner stargazing great stupendous inhuman alien out-of-body with second sight with a sixth sense immense enormous godlike out of this world mythic Herculean herculean scaring frightening spine-chilling insubstantial sinister hair-raising chilling illusory petrifying terrifying blood-curdling omnipotent formidable supreme bionic staggering fictitious folkloric corpselike eidolic wraithy apparitional holy wan pale cadaverous indistinct deathlike vampiric apocryphal hypothetical famed imagined traditional proverbial fictional beyond human symbolic allegorical parabolic famous storied fanciful storybook made up epic important impressive more than human

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Having no shine or luster
lackluster drab dull dreary lacklustre lusterless lustreless colorless colourless faded pale plain ashen ashy bleak dingy flat gray grey muted pallid subdued black illustrous matte somber sombre unlustrous restrained subfusc washed out washed-out toned down dark-colored dark-coloured dull-coloured toned-down pastel understated soft subtle neutral mellow shaded low-key dim lowered softened unobtrusive sober quiet delicate discoloured discolored dusty soft-hued gloomy lifeless weak tired washy mousy bleached light sooty dowdy watery mat muddy grimy dun cold feeble severe unpretentious unadventurous staid traditional conservative austere repressed unflashy conventional low-keyed wan dulled matt faint unpolished unburnished anaemic bloodless achromatic mild murky anemic etiolated bland hazy wishy-washy not shiny brownish sullied tarnished opaque greyish dun-coloured brownish-grey vapid stonewashed grayish lightish brown low diffuse dimmed unostentatious inadequate unsubstantial insubstantial badly lit poorly lit diffused reserved tinted glimmering diminished glowing shimmering moderate slight discreet distant blurred tame bated ordinary nondescript inconspicuous lambent unnoticeable simple unremarkable remote thin pasty blanched whitish cadaverous peaked white pasty-faced sallow peaky whey-faced peakish waxen chalk-white ashen-faced chalky sickly waxy white-faced ghastly paled mealy livid drained lurid doughy green corpse-like pinched lymphatic peely-wally wheyfaced like death warmed up deathly pale

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Giving the impression of vast, dark depths
cavernous huge vast commodious deep immense spacious capacious extensive hollow roomy yawning airy gaping large sepulchral voluminous ample enormous high rambling unfathomable wide concave dismal echoing expansive gloomy resonant reverberant sunken alveolate broad cavelike chambered chasmal deep-set socketed curved inward abysmal great infinite limitless boundless open immeasurable big endless bottomless agape open wide wide open profound fathomless sizable generous wide-open chasmic abyssal unplumbed palatial sizeable comfortable widespread extended uncrowded very deep fully open giant high-ceilinged full massive substantial buried subterranean colossal expanded measureless cavernlike illimitable impenetrable unsounded unfathomed horizonless indefinite unbounded unlimited immensurable incomprehensible inestimable plumbless extreme plummetless unending never-ending extending far down gigantic tremendous considerable grand monstrous whacking great husky super-duper walloping mastodonic thumping man-size whopping goodly Bunyanesque megalithic swelled king-size cosmic elephantine massy epic thundering whopping great pharaonic lofty full-size titanic thumping great fair-size mighty excessive bulky galactic humungous family-sized mega oversize good-size ponderous jumbo supersized hulking gargantuan prodigious extravagant cyclopean ginormous outsize good-sized staggering monster great big stupendous oversized king size grandiose family-size socking great inordinate exorbitant humongous astronomical towering a whale of a whacking brobdingnagian leviathan tall monumental biggish mondo gross whopper outsized hefty economy-size mammoth of considerable size mountainous Brobdingnagian king-sized bumper handsome super colossal almighty largish supersize astronomic life-size overgrown cosmical man-sized magnific cumbersome unwieldy fair-sized dirty great tidy comprehensive economy-sized

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Full of rage and anger
enraged angry irate furious incensed infuriated livid outraged aggravated angered ballistic indignant ireful mad rankled riled apoplectic choleric fuming ropeable seething ticked wrathful cross exasperated incandescent rabid raging raving very angry wild boiling foaming frenzied roiled shirty sore aerated crook enflamed hot inflamed infuriate irritated soreheaded steaming stroppy waxy antagonistic hopping hostile ranting riley snaky upset wroth choked tooshie steamed up beside oneself cheesed off teed off up in arms boiling mad going crook hopping mad in a temper ticked off horn-mad hot under the collar on the warpath raging mad beside yourself in a frenzy in a lather in high dudgeon as cross as two sticks bent out of shape foaming at the mouth in a paddy pushed too far fit to be tied blue in the face in a filthy temper in a huff in a bate in a fume in a pet with all guns blazing off the air aggrieved irked irascible antagonized miffed provoked peeved maddened huffy hacked displeased rousted piqued splenetic roused nettled frustrated annoyed bugged vexed heated dogged uptight buffaloed perturbed scandalized steamed storming resentful frantic ill-humored scandalised spare passionate antagonised shocked worked up hacked off browned off wound up hot-tempered fed up ill-tempered bad-tempered ill-humoured overcome with anger seeing red at boiling point peed off all steamed up in a rage burned up bummed out beside yourself with rage blown a gasket rubbed the wrong way put out at end of one's rope hot and bothered narked disgruntled offended galled bothered agitated testy brassed off miffy affronted vex not best pleased ruffled hurt eggy troubled snuffy intense violent impassioned discontented fiery vehement flustered ratty dissatisfied disturbed harassed fierce irritable excited blazing scunnered in a bad mood wrath stung bitter goaded flaming feverish emotional chafed fervent insulted ardent distressed fervid burning hot-blooded acrimonious bent berserk crazed surly insane touchy harried impatient maniac embittered snappy wounded hoha afflicted up the wall gnashing one's teeth sullen aroused slighted overexcited torrid charged glowing red-hot demonstrative warm-blooded superheated religious warm perfervid passional rancorous hateful desperate demented unreasonable smoking corybantic irrational worried sour pained raving mad sensitive tormented disgusted unhappy blazing mad flaming mad fretted manic crabbed uncontrolled dirty unglued filthy sulky frenetic crazy tempestuous acrid stormy rampant short-tempered out of control in a towering rage quick-tempered at daggers drawn very upset out of humour sombre somber in an uproar burning with excitement anxious het up good and mad mad as hell defiant scalding steamy piping airborne air-to-air flying ballistical surface-to-air chagrined ready to be tied overheated p.o.'d scornful radge full-on all-out uncompromising energetic breakneck concerted dishonored humiliated black tetchy disappointed ferocious crackers chippy vivid extremely angry umbrageous dishonoured grieved disheartened as black as thunder scintillating grouchy hassled in a wax injured disrespected discouraged vicious rage grumpy prickly crabby snitty salty weighty grieving hard annoying distressing white-hot red swollen unfulfilled defeated grudging unsatisfied unsated ungratified out of sorts raw infected stimulated confused fizzing spiteful carrying a chip on your shoulder mighty hung up tremendous chafing septic reddened animated perplexed malcontent unforgiving revengeful blustering powerful rough festered itching smarting tender stinging itchy angry-looking painful eager enthusiastic puffed up fevered festering huffish doing your nut boiling over going ape out of countenance vitriolic throwing a fit blowing one's top blowing a gasket ranting and raving blistered burnt scalded bloodshot ablaze mad as a hornet uncontrollable ill-disposed overwrought excitable unrestrained delirious oversensitive temperamental melodramatic quarrelsome querulous pettish fractious hypersensitive petulant easily offended distraught neurotic unrestrainable distracted very excited hotheaded hot-headed volatile unhinged deranged maniacal distrait impulsive mercurial convulsive swivel-eyed berko peppery dramatic irrepressible in a state carried away impetuous turbulent driven to distraction unnerved possessed out of one's wits panic-stricken hysterical in a panic nervous spasmodic in a fit hyper hysteric shaken steamed-up highly strung hottempered mean all shook up