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Definitions of dusky:
  • adjective:   lighted by or as if by twilight
    Example: "The dusky night rides down the sky/And ushers in the morn-Henry Fielding"
  • adjective:   naturally having skin of a dark color
    Example: "Gold earrings gleamed against her dusky cheeks"
  • name:  A surname (very rare: popularity rank in the U.S.: #57497)

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