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Adjective: dusky (duskier,duskiest)  dús-kee
  1. Lighted by or as if by twilight
    "The dusky night rides down the sky/And ushers in the morn";
    - twilight, twilit
  2. Naturally having skin of a dark colour
    "gold earrings gleamed against her dusky cheeks";
    - dark-skinned, swart [archaic], swarthy

Derived forms: duskier, duskiest

See also: brunet [US], brunette, dark

Encyclopedia: Dusky