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 African ancestry,
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
adjective: of or belonging to a racial group 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
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
adjective: harshly ironic or sinister