Definitions for benighted

Definitions for (adj) benighted

Main entry: dark, benighted

Definition: lacking enlightenment or knowledge or culture

Usage: this benighted country; benighted ages of barbarism and superstition; the dark ages; a dark age in the history of education

Main entry: benighted, nighted

Definition: overtaken by night or darkness

Usage: benighted (or nighted) travelers hurrying toward home

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