The word ‘dark’ as an adjective can mean with little light, a colour close to black, an unpleasant time or mysterious.
- It’s a dark evening today. (little light)
- My bedroom carpet is dark red. (a colour close to black)
- I went through some dark time in my youth. (an unpleasant time)
- Kiron has been hiding a dark secret from his friends. (mysterious)
Let’s take a look at some common idioms containing the word ‘dark’.