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not having lighting; unilluminated: avoid unlit streets after dark
not having been ignited: tapping his unlit cigarette
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  • It was dark inside, but all along the church floor, on either side, was a straight row of unlit candles.

    Hadda Padda Godmunder Kamban
  • The hall was unlit, and only the faintest light reached it from the office.

    The Night Riders Ridgwell Cullum
  • The room beyond was unlit, save by the moon shining brightly through the parted curtains.

  • The short December day, unlit by any sunset glow, was failing fast.

  • Her little face, seen now in repose, unlit by the light that glowed in her eyes when she looked at him, was piteous with fatigue.

    The Judge Rebecca West

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