What is another word for swarthiness?

47 synonyms found


[ swˈɔːðɪnəs], [ swˈɔːðɪnəs], [ s_w_ˈɔː_ð_ɪ_n_ə_s]

Swarthiness is a descriptor used to describe a dark or dusky complexion. Synonyms for swarthiness include words like darkness, blackness, obscurity, and shadowiness. Other synonyms for swarthiness that are used to describe skin tone or complexion may include dusky, bronze, olive, or tan. In literature, swarthiness may be used to describe a character's demeanor or perceived characteristics such as exoticism or danger. Other synonyms that may be used to describe these traits could include dark or mysterious. While swarthiness is a term that is often used to describe skin tone, its synonyms are versatile and may be used to describe a range of different characteristics in various contexts.

What are the hypernyms for Swarthiness?

A hypernym is a word with a broad meaning that encompasses more specific words called hyponyms.

What are the hyponyms for Swarthiness?

Hyponyms are more specific words categorized under a broader term, known as a hypernym.

Usage examples for Swarthiness

The governor replied: No doubt much of the Christian character of the day lacks in swarthiness and power.
"Around The Tea-Table"
T. De Witt Talmage
A man young, smooth-faced, dark almost to swarthiness, sat on a bench beside a table on which stood the uncleared litter of breakfast.
"The Hidden Places"
Bertrand W. Sinclair
The man leaned forward showing in the doorway a handsome face, dark almost to swarthiness.
"The Hunt Ball Mystery"
Magnay, William

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