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- adjective having a dark color
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The suspect, whose image on CCTV has been released, is a black man with a big build, who is seen wearing a white T-shirt with writing on the front and a dark-coloured jumper over his shoulders.
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Because of the belief no bright clothing should be worn, the men were given dark-coloured jumpsuits to wear rather than standard issue orange overalls.
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The beckoning got stronger as I entered a large ballroom, where women in long, elegant dresses were dancing with men in dark-coloured suits.
Blonde, Black and Blood Red nathreee 2010
It is thought they may have escaped in a dark-coloured car.
The front of the wind on the water was a solid, sharply defined strip of dark-coloured, wind-vexed water.
THE PEARLS OF PARLAY 2010
There was a large, black wooden closet with dead golden handles shaped like skulls, a bookcase, also made of dark-coloured wood, probably ebony, and a dark cabinet with three drawers.
old story nathreee 2010
He was wearing sunglasses and had a dark-coloured scarf wrapped round his head.
Portobello Ruth Rendell 2010
I fetched a dark-coloured jacket and said, 'If anyone comes looking for the horse, say I had authority to take him, and I took him, and you don't know where he is.'
They didn’t read Pitchfork or Stereogum or Gorilla vs. Bear or Hipster Runoff Josh Spilker 2010
He bore no weapon here, but the belt he wore showed the fine leather harness for sword and dagger, and his coat, dark-coloured and workmanlike, was none the less of fine cloth and well cut.
A River So Long 2010
It is believed he could be wearing a grey or light blue hooded top, red/orange T-shirt, dark-coloured jeans and white trainers.
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