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dark glasses

plural noun
spectacles with lenses tinted to reduce transmitted light
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  • Inside the glass gate, a man in a guard's uniform gave them each a pair of dark glasses.

    The Colors of Space Marion Zimmer Bradley
  • He removed the dark glasses when he was in the room, for they hurt his nose and ears.

    Frank Roscoe's Secret Allen Chapman
  • Marion removed the dark glasses she wore, turning a pair of serious eyes upon her companion.

  • dark glasses were adjusted against the glare, and we were off.

    Through Glacier Park Mary Roberts Rinehart
  • I used to wear a helmet and dark glasses, but no more—eyes stronger than ever.

    The Hive Will Levington Comfort

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