How to use Darkening in a sentence
She scanned the darkening hills.
He nodded, his pale eyes darkening enough to twinkle.
His amber eyes had a way of darkening with emotion, but why were they so dark now?
The darkening shadows sharpened his features and highlighted the crows' feet around his eyes.
She removed her gloves, wondering about the slow flush that was darkening his somber features.Advertisement
He struggled to free his arms from the invisible bonds, his eyesight darkening until he dropped into unconsciousness.
Quinn slapped me on the back as he looked up at the darkening sky.
It was barely evening but the darkening clouds and winter season begrimed the outside as black as a slum landlord's heart.
Giddon went back into the building and Lisa made her way through the darkening woods to the spot in the drive where she had entered.
The darkening sky matched the mood of Bird Song's guests and inhabitants as they woke to a busy Saturday morning, the main day of the ice festival.Advertisement
Billy Langstrom's body stared out from beneath the overturned Jeep, eyes open, a look of mixed surprise and horror on his young face as he lay in a pool of darkening blood.
The best buildings in Havana are constructed of a very rich white limestone, soft and readily worked when fresh, but hardening and slightly darkening with age.
When the war with Russia broke out, in 1788, Fersen accompanied his regiment to Finland, but in the autumn of the same year was sent to France, where the political horizon was already darkening.
The sudden death of his old friend Baron Samuel Josika and the once more darkening political horizon led him, in a moment of despair, to take his own life (April 8, 1860).
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The sky's darkening - it's getting late in the day.] 2 [Two Buddhist priests are walking through some tall grass.
Suddenly I saw a darkening of the water beyond the jacks, the unmistakable silhouette of a big manta.
She can.t be as sweet tasting as you, he said, his gaze darkening.
Finally, he broke through the thatch of branches and leaves blocking most of the sun. The day was darkening. In the distance, he saw the massive fortress that was Death's, and he saw the Lake of Souls he'd seen in angel memories. He saw birds but couldn't see through the jungle to where Katie might be. The branch holding him swayed in a heavy wind that smelled of rain.
A fisherman had thought he'd sighted a body in the bay, but it was too far away to confirm and, with night approaching, the shape was lost in the darkening swells.Advertisement
The other physical features of the great day, the darkening of the lights of heaven, are a standing figure of the prophets from Amos v.
But, while the princes and high officials of the country were flocking to this gorgeous scene, the shadow of famine was already darkening over the south of India.
Tannic acid is absorbed as gallic acid into the blood and eliminated as gallic and pyrogallic acids, darkening the urine.
Then he stood still patiently waiting with his back to the door and looked out on the slowly darkening landscape.
Signs include a darkening of the urine and jaundice (yellowing of the skin and whites of the eyes).Advertisement
Staying out of the sun will prevent new freckles from forming or existing ones from darkening.
A darkening of the upper lid can give men's eyes a more distinct appearance, and depending upon the color and thickness of the permanent cosmetic line, it can be quite subtle.
Make sure your brows harmonize with your eyes; stay subtle for a more natural eye, and try elongating or darkening for a more dramatic eye look.
The smudgeproof appearance can work for correcting, darkening, or otherwise enhancing brows.
Perhaps this is a "darkening" that she is going through as she matures, but I could not find any articles which stated color changes the way this one has progressed.
Look for berries that are uniformly bright red and slightly soft, with darkening seeds.
Some high fashion and designer jewelry are actually are enhanced by the darkening of the silver and are artificially oxidized to give the silver a blackened surface.
They also do wonders for depth perception on top of lightening and darkening based on where you are.
The lenses react to UV light, darkening in brighter light, and lightening as the brightness diminishes.
Pupillary reflex occurs with darkening the room and shining a penlight directly into the neonate's eye for several seconds.
Lightening or darkening of the skin may occur along with increased hair growth or loss of hair.
Occasionally a minor and temporary darkening of the skin (called hyperpigmentation) is noticed around some of the blisters.
Our confidant (who chose to remain anonymous) recently turned 30 and found the hair on her upper lip was darkening noticeably against her light skin; she'd been plucking stray hairs on her chin for years, but this was a new development.
For this reason, it will not lighten, or lift, natural hair color but is very effective in darkening the hair, changing the tone, or covering gray.
Melasma. This blotchy darkening of the skin is associated with hormone changes and can happen to women taking oral contraceptives.
Chloasma, also called melasma, is a darkening of facial skin that can occur with pregnancy.
Melanin is the darkening pigment that is responsible for a person's ability to tan when exposed to the sun.
Change the pace of the play from slower traditional Nativity sets to a faster pace by staging different scenes at one time around the stage, lighting and darkening each in turn.
Natural darkening may occur, and it's best to avoid contact with water or other substances that have the potential to stain.
Sunset Tan - the salon, not the show - is actually a full service tanning salon offering clients the usual array of skin darkening services that any other run of the mill tanning salon offers.
One fairly common complication is a darkening of the skin called hyperpigmentation.
Tanning lotions used to be considered a formula that accelerated the darkening pigment on the skin.
However, we now know that even darkening your skin through moderate tanning without ever experiencing a burn can increase your skin cancer risks.
Skin darkening melanin goes into overdrive trying to repair damage.
Changing the font, the color of the text, or fading or darkening the background can help.
Thick brown brows crouched over darkening eyes.
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