Darkness vs Sableness - What's the difference?
Darkness is a synonym of sableness.
As nouns the difference between darkness and sableness
is that darkness
) the state of being dark; lack of light while sableness
is the quality or state of being.
* darckness (obsolete)
* darkeness (obsolete)
(lb) The state of being dark; lack of light.
*1912 , (Willa Cather),
*:Over everything was darkness and thick silence, and the smell of dust and sunflowers.
*:Turning back, then, toward the basement staircase, she began to grope her way through blinding darkness , but had taken only a few uncertain steps when, of a sudden, she stopped short and for a little stood like a stricken thing, quite motionless save that she quaked to her very marrow in the grasp of a great and enervating fear.
(lb) The product of being dark.
(lb) The state or quality of reflecting little light, of tending to a blackish or brownish color.
(lb) Evilness, lack of understanding or compassion, reference to death or suffering.
The quality or state of being