Synonyms of dark-skinned


1. colored, coloured, dark, dark-skinned, non-white, black (vs. white)

usage: having skin rich in melanin pigments; "National Association for the Advancement of Colored People"; "dark-skinned peoples"

2. dark-skinned, dusky, swart, swarthy, brunet (vs. blond), brunette

usage: naturally having skin of a dark color; "a dark-skinned beauty"; "gold earrings gleamed against her dusky cheeks"; "a smile on his swarthy face"; "`swart' is archaic"

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