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HSK
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  *暗* | 暗* | *暗
dark / gloomy / hidden / secret / muddled / obscure / in the dark
HSK 5
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  *闇* | 闇* | *闇
to close (a door) / to eclipse / muddled / stupid / ignorant / variant of
HSK 5
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  *晻* | 晻* | *晻
variant of
HSK 5
to hint / to suggest / suggestion / hint
HSK 6
dark / darkly / darkness
to be secretly in love with
in the dark / in secret / on the sly / surreptitiously
Diablo (video game series)
secretly / inwardly
to hide / to conceal
inwardly / to oneself / secretly
shadow / umbra
dark / dim (light) / dull (color) / drab / (fig.) gloomy / bleak
dusky
to darken / to become tarnished
dim / dark / overcast / darkness / shadow / (fig.) dismal / gloomy / somber / murky / shadowy (side)
secret place
to assassinate
secret passage / secret tunnel
dull gray / drab / murky
gloom
secret signal (sign) / countersign / password
secretly / inwardly / on the sly
secretly / inwardly
laugh in (up) one's sleeve / snigger / snicker
think to oneself
(computing) Dark Web
undercurrent
to fight openly and maneuver covertly (idiom)
latent menstruation (TCM)
concealed weapon
to hint at / to imply / sth hidden
dark and gloomy
hidden smile / smirk / to rejoice covertly / secret satisfaction concerning one's evil plans
to darken
undercurrent
all black, no daylight (idiom); a world without justice
to imply / to suggest / to connote / implicit
metaphor
subtle fragrance
code word
to agree implicitly / of one mind / views coincide without a word exchanged
the dark side (of society etc)
to kill secretly / to stab in the back
hidden snap fastener (concealed behind a flap on a garment)
lit. the willow trees make the shade, the flowers give the light (idiom); at one's darkest hour, a glimmer of hope / light at the end of the tunnel
internal (invisible) injury (damage)
attack by a hidden enemy / a stab in the back
to make secret inquiries / to investigate in secret
Dark Ages
camera bag (for changing film)
darkness comes before dawn / things can only get better (idiom)
acne
lit. secretly crossing the Wei River 渭河 at Chencang (idiom, refers to a stratagem used by Liu Bang 劉邦|刘邦 in 206 BC against Xiang Yu 項羽|项羽 of Chu) / fig. to feign one thing while doing another / to cheat under cover of a diversion
to renounce the dark and seek the light / to give up one's wrong way of life and turn to a better one
underground river
camera bellows / camera obscura
submerged piles installed to prevent the passage of boats / (fig.) informer / spy
hidden loss (finance)
overtly and secretly / explicitly and implicitly
covert activities (election rigging etc) / under-the-table manipulations / black operations
to monitor secretly / to spy on
dark energy (astronomy)
unmentionable disease / a disease one is ashamed of
secret agent / detective
to plot against
lit. easy to dodge the spear in the open, hard to avoid a stab in the dark (idiom); it is hard to guard against secret conspiracies
to cast flirtatious glances at sb (idiom)
built-in lock
to curse under one's breath / to grumble inaudibly
obscure / remaining unenlightened
open enquiries and secret search (idiom); to investigate openly and in secret / taking information from all sides
black-crowned night heron (Tw)
dark adaptation
darkroom
lit. repair the plank road by day while secretly crossing the Wei River 渭河 at Chencang (idiom, refers to a stratagem used by Liu Bang 劉邦|刘邦 in 206 BC against Xiang Yu 項羽|项羽 of Chu) / fig. to feign one thing while doing another / to cheat under cover of a diversion
to cast pearls before swine (idiom) / not to get proper recognition for one's talents
dull (complexion)
submerged sandbank / submerged coral islet
magazine / cassette
submerged reef (rock)
(theater) blackout (e.g. at the end of a scene) / (literary) to be promoted in rank secretly
unlicensed (unregistered) prostitute
to commit to memory / secret mark
bunker
dark nebula (visible as a shadow, absorbing light from behind) / absorption nebula
dismal / somber
black-crowned night heron (Tw)
dark-line spectrum
both covert and undercover (officers) keeping watch (idiom)
(poetic depiction of plum blossom)
hidden shoal
(bird species of China) greenish warbler (Phylloscopus trochiloides)
(bird species of China) Japanese white-eye (Zosterops japonicus)
blind shaft / winze
open enquiries and secret search (idiom); to investigate openly and in secret / taking information from all sides
lit. easy to dodge the spear in the open, hard to avoid a stab in the dark (idiom); it is hard to guard against secret conspiracies
underground water channel / covered ditch / culvert
black-crowned night heron (Tw)
(bird species of China) Japanese cormorant (Phalacrocorax capillatus)
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