dark glasses

N-PLURAL: also a pair of N
Dark glasses are glasses which have dark-coloured lenses to protect your eyes in the sunshine.
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  • dark glasses — n [plural] glasses with dark glass in them that you wear to protect your eyes from the sun or to hide your eyes →↑sunglasses …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • dark glasses — noun plural SUNGLASSES with very dark LENSES, often worn by someone who does not want to be recognized …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • dark glasses — noun spectacles that are darkened or polarized to protect the eyes from the glare of the sun he was wearing a pair of mirrored shades • Syn: ↑sunglasses, ↑shades • Usage Domain: ↑plural, ↑plural form • Hypernyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • dark glasses — noun (plural) glasses with dark glass in them, that you wear to protect your eyes from the sun or to hide your eyes …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • dark glasses — /dak ˈglasəz/ (say dahk glahsuhz) plural noun 1. glasses with lenses heavily tinted to reduce the amount of light passing through them. 2. → sunglasses …   Australian English dictionary

  • dark glasses — UK / US noun [plural] sunglasses with very dark lenses, often worn by someone who does not want to be recognized …   English dictionary

  • dark glasses — pessimism, tendency to see things in a negative light …   English contemporary dictionary

  • glasses — noun ADJECTIVE ▪ dark, tinted ▪ I wear blue tinted glasses on sunny days. ▪ reading ▪ half moon, round ▪ …   Collocations dictionary

  • glasses — Synonyms and related words: Polaroid glasses, bifocals, blinkers, cheaters, colored glasses, contact lens, dark glasses, divided spectacles, eyeglass, eyeglasses, goggles, granny glasses, harlequin glasses, horn rimmed glasses, lorgnette, lorgnon …   Moby Thesaurus

  • dark — I. adjective Etymology: Middle English derk, from Old English deorc; akin to Old High German tarchannen to hide Date: before 12th century 1. a. devoid or partially devoid of light ; not receiving, reflecting, transmitting, or radiating light < a… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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