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Definition of "black":

noun: black clothing (worn as a sign of mourning)

"the widow wore black"


noun: (board games) the darker pieces


noun: the quality or state of the achromatic color of least lightness (bearing the least resemblance to white)


noun: a person with dark skin who comes from Africa (or whose ancestors came from Africa)


noun: popular child actress of the 1930's (born in 1928)


noun: British chemist who identified carbon dioxide and who formulated the concepts of specific heat and latent heat (1728-1799)


noun: total absence of light

"in the black of night"


verb: make or become black

"The smoke blackened the ceiling"


adjective: marked by anger or resentment or hostility

"black looks"


adjective: of or belonging to a racial group having dark skin especially of sub-Saharan African origin

"a great people--a black people--...injected new meaning and dignity into the veins of civilization"


adjective: extremely dark

"a black moonless night"


adjective: being of the achromatic color of maximum darkness; having little or no hue owing to absorption of almost all incident light

"black leather jackets"


adjective: (of the face) made black especially as with suffused blood

"a face black with fury"


adjective: soiled with dirt or soot

"with feet black from playing outdoors"


adjective: (of coffee) without cream or sugar


adjective: (of events) having extremely unfortunate or dire consequences; bringing ruin

"the stock market crashed on Black Friday"


adjective: stemming from evil characteristics or forces; wicked or dishonorable

"black deeds"


adjective: (used of conduct or character) deserving or bringing disgrace or shame

"Man...has written one of his blackest records as a destroyer on the oceanic islands"


adjective: offering little or no hope

"the future looked black"


adjective: distributed or sold illicitly

"the black economy pays no taxes"


adjective: (of intelligence operations) deliberately misleading

"black propaganda"


adjective: harshly ironic or sinister

"black humor"



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