[syn: dark-skinned, dusky, swart, swarthy]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
dark-skinned \dark-skinned\ adj.
1. same as colored. [Narrower terms: black (vs. white)]
Syn: colored, coloured.
2. having a dark color; -- of skin color.
Syn: dusky, swart, swarthy.
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):
adj 1: having skin rich in melanin pigments; "National
Association for the Advancement of Colored People";
"dark-skinned peoples" [syn: colored, coloured,
dark, dark-skinned, non-white]
2: 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" [syn: dark-
skinned, dusky, swart, swarthy]