Synonyms for benight

Synonyms for (verb) benight

Synonyms: bedim, benight

Definition: make darker and difficult to perceive by sight

Similar words: darken

Definition: make dark or darker

Usage: darken a room

Synonyms: benight

Definition: envelop with social, intellectual, or moral darkness

Usage: The benighted peoples of this area

Similar words: enclose, enfold, envelop, enwrap, wrap

Definition: enclose or enfold completely with or as if with a covering

Usage: Fog enveloped the house

Synonyms: benight

Definition: overtake with darkness or night

Similar words: sweep over, overtake, overwhelm, overcome, overpower, whelm

Definition: overcome, as with emotions or perceptual stimuli

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