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TOTAL DARKNESS

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does total darkness mean? 

TOTAL DARKNESS (noun)
  The noun TOTAL DARKNESS has 1 sense:

1. total absence of light

  Familiarity information: TOTAL DARKNESS used as a noun is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


TOTAL DARKNESS (noun)


Sense 1total darkness [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Total absence of light

Classified under:

Nouns denoting stable states of affairs

Synonyms:

lightlessness; pitch blackness; total darkness; black; blackness

Context examples:

they fumbled around in total darkness / in the black of night

Hypernyms ("total darkness" is a kind of...):

dark; darkness (absence of light or illumination)


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