noun: A long time.
- nyctalopia Definition: (noun) Inability to see clearly in dim light; due to a deficiency of vitamin A or to a retinal disorder. Synonyms: moon blindness, night blindness. Usage: Sharon's nyctalopia was so severe that she needed a flashlight to find light switches at night. Discuss
- gainpain noun: 1. A long thick glove: gauntlet. 2. A hired soldier: mercenary.
- luster Definition: (noun) The visual property of something that shines with reflected light. Synonyms: sheen, shininess. Usage: Distant masses of plants and flowers, mingled in ever-varying forms of beauty, are touched by the melancholy luster of the rising moon. Discuss
- unlooked-for Definition: (adjective) Not anticipated. Synonyms: out of the blue, unforeseen. Usage: These unlooked-for blows have shaken me terribly, and these strange calamities have quite broken my spirit. Discuss