来自拉丁语 tenebrosus,黑暗的，来自 tenebrae,黑暗，来自 PIE*teme,黑暗的，词源同 temerity. 字母 m,n 音变，比较 tempt,tentative.
- tenebrous (adj.)
- "full of darkness," late 15c., from Old French tenebros "dark, gloomy" (11c., Modern French ténébreux), from Latin tenebrosus "dark," from tenebrae "darkness" (see temerity). Related: Tenebrosity.
- 1. Two doors along , a rubric stood out from the tenebrous gloom.
- 2. Darting, one never knows where, their tenebrous orbs.
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