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  • adj.dark, inky
  • adj.hopeless
  • adj.dirty
  • adj.angry
  • adj.evil
  • nounafrican-american

synonyms for black

  • brunet
  • charcoal
  • clouded
  • coal
  • ebony
  • jet
  • obsidian
  • onyx
  • pitch
  • raven
  • sable
  • slate
  • sloe
  • atramentous
  • dingy
  • dusky
  • ebon
  • inklike
  • livid
  • melanoid
  • murky
  • piceous
  • pitch-dark
  • shadowy
  • somber
  • sombre
  • sooty
  • starless
  • stygian
  • swart
  • swarthy
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antonyms for black

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  • white
  • clean
  • good
  • happy
  • hopeful
  • optimistic
  • white
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How to use black in a sentence

Despite requests from Wilkinson’s attorneys and The Post to limit redactions, large swaths of the documents were blacked out.
FORMER WASHINGTON FOOTBALL TEAM LAWYER URGED DOCUMENTS RELATED TO CLAIM AGAINST DANIEL SNYDER DESTROYEDWILL HOBSONSEPTEMBER 8, 2021WASHINGTON POST
She filmed herself toughing out her symptoms, which included an intense migraine, a 104-degree fever, and almost blacking out while taking the test.
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Bekele started to ask the paramedics what happened to his wife and children but blacked out before he could get the words out.
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The woman “did not consent to any of this conduct” and “blacked out for a few minutes from the fear,” according to the lawsuit.
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Suddenly, however, he became aware of a small black spot far ahead in the very middle of the unencumbered track.
THE JOYOUS ADVENTURES OF ARISTIDE PUJOLWILLIAM J. LOCKE
The lady in black was reading her morning devotions on the porch of a neighboring bathhouse.
THE AWAKENING AND SELECTED SHORT STORIESKATE CHOPIN
The lady in black, creeping behind them, looked a trifle paler and more jaded than usual.
THE AWAKENING AND SELECTED SHORT STORIESKATE CHOPIN
A little black girl sat on the floor, and with her hands worked the treadle of the machine.
THE AWAKENING AND SELECTED SHORT STORIESKATE CHOPIN
Under the long lashes of low lids a pair of eyes black and insolent set off the haughty lines of her scarlet lips.
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The old dowager's voice toned down, and she pulled her black feathers straight upon her head.
ELSTER'S FOLLYMRS. HENRY WOOD
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WORDS RELATED TO BLACK

  • black
  • dark
  • dusky
  • inky
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