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Synonyms for benightedbɪˈnaɪ tɪd

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. benighted, nighted(adj)

    overtaken by night or darkness

    "benighted (or nighted) travelers hurrying toward home"

    Synonyms:
    benighted, nighted, dark

    Antonyms:
    enlightened, punctual

  2. benighted, dark(adj)

    lacking enlightenment or knowledge or culture

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

    Synonyms:
    dreary, non-white, saturnine, sullen, dingy, drear, grim, sour, coloured, gloomy, morose, black, dismal, dark, sinister, moody, drab, dark-skinned, benighted, dour, obscure, blue, glum, glowering, nighted, sorry, disconsolate

    Antonyms:
    enlightened, punctual

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. benighted(a.)

    Synonyms:
    overtaken with night

  2. benighted(a.)

    Synonyms:
    involved in darkness

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

uninformed, ignorant


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