1. blackening, darkening, change of color

usage: changing to a darker color


1. darken, change

usage: become dark or darker; "The sky darkened"

2. darken, tarnish, stain, maculate, sully, defile

usage: tarnish or stain; "a scandal that darkened the family's good name"

3. darken, change, alter, modify

usage: make dark or darker; "darken a room"


1. darkening, dark (vs. light)

usage: becoming dark or darker as from waning light or clouding over; "the darkening sky"

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