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1 black

The quality or state of the achromatic color of least lightness (bearing the least resemblance to white).

synoniemen: blackness, inkiness.

Roget 432: gray etc. adj.; neutral tint, silver, pepper and salt, chiaroscuro, grisaille [Fr.].    [Pigments] Payne's gray; black etc. 431.   

Roget 431: blackness, etc. adj.; darkness, etc. (want of light).. 421; swartliness, lividity, dark color, tone, color; chiaroscuro etc. ... meer laten zien

Pools: czarność, czerń

2 black

Total absence of light:
— In the black of night.

synoniemen: blackness, lightlessness, pitch blackness, total darkness.

Nederlands: aardedonker, gitzwart, pikdonker
Pools: czerń, egipskie ciemności, kimeryjskie ciemności

3 Black

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

synoniem: Joseph Black.

4 Black

Popular child actress of the 1930's (born in 1928).

synoniemen: Shirley Temple, Shirley Temple Black.

5 Black

A person with African ancestry,.

synoniemen: African-American, Negro, Negroid.

Nederlands: moor, neger, negerin, nikker, roetmop, zwart, zwarte
Pools: czarnoskóry, czarny, Murzyn, Negr

6 black

board games The darker pieces.

Nederlands: zwart

7 black

Black clothing (worn as a sign of mourning).


1 black

Make or become black:
— The smoke blackened the ceiling.
— The ceiling blackened.

synoniemen: blacken, melanise, melanize.

Roget 431: be black etc. adj.; render black etc. adj.. blacken, infuscate, denigrate; blot, blotch; smutch; smirch; darken ... meer laten zien

Nederlands: zwartmaken

bijvoeglijk naamwoord

1 black

Being of the achromatic color of maximum darkness; having little or no hue owing to absorption of almost all incident light.

Pools: czarny

2 black

Of or belonging to a racial group especially of sub-Saharan African origin.

Pools: murzyński

3 black

Marked by anger or resentment or hostility.

Pools: gniewny, rozgniewany, rozzłoszczony, zagniewany

4 black

Offering little or no hope:
— The future looked black.

synoniemen: bleak, dim.

5 black

Stemming from evil characteristics or forces; wicked or dishonorable:
— Black deeds.
— A black lie.
— His black heart has concocted yet another black deed.

synoniemen: dark, sinister.

Roget 421: dark, darksome, darkling; obscure, tenebrious, sombrous, pitch dark, pitchy, pitch black; caliginous; black etc. (in color) 431.    ... meer laten zien

6 black

of events Having extremely unfortunate or dire consequences; bringing ruin:
— The stock market crashed on Black Friday.

synoniemen: calamitous, disastrous, fatal, fateful.

Pools: szkodliwy

7 black

of the face Made black especially as with suffused blood:
— A face black with fury.

synoniem: blackened.

8 black

Extremely dark:
— A black moonless night.
— Through the pitch-black woods.

synoniemen: pitch-black, pitch-dark.

9 black

Harshly ironic or sinister:
— Black humor.

synoniemen: grim, mordant.

10 black

of intelligence operations Deliberately misleading.

11 black

Distributed or sold illicitly:
— The black economy pays no taxes.

synoniemen: black-market, bootleg, contraband, smuggled.

12 black

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.

synoniemen: disgraceful, ignominious, inglorious, opprobrious, shameful.

Roget 945: vicious; sinful; sinning etc. v.; wicked, iniquitous, immoral, unrighteous, wrong, criminal; naughty, incorrect; ... meer laten zien

Pools: haniebny

13 black

of coffee Without cream or sugar.

14 black

Soiled with dirt or soot:
— With feet black from playing outdoors.
— His shirt was black within an hour.

synoniem: smutty.

Pools: czarny

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