As an adjective inky
is of the colour of ink, especially black ink; dark.
As an adverb inkily is
in an inky way; darkly, blackly.
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of the colour of ink, especially black ink; dark.
* 1912 : (Edgar Rice Burroughs), (Tarzan of the Apes), Chapter 6
spattered or stained with ink
- Tenderly she bore him back through the inky jungle to where the tribe lay, and for many days and nights she sat guard beside him, bringing him food and water, and brushing the flies and other insects from his cruel wounds.
In an inky way; darkly, blackly.