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synonyms for black humor

  • grim humor
  • macabre humor
  • sick humor
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How to use black humor in a sentence

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.
ST. MARTIN'S SUMMERRAFAEL SABATINI
The old dowager's voice toned down, and she pulled her black feathers straight upon her head.
ELSTER'S FOLLYMRS. HENRY WOOD
It was no female head that was thrust in at the partially opened door, but the long black locks and red face of Mr. Stiggins.
THE POSTHUMOUS PAPERS OF THE PICKWICK CLUB, V. 2(OF 2)CHARLES DICKENS
I was a little riled at first myself, but the second and last lady who came out put me in excellent humor.
GLANCES AT EUROPEHORACE GREELEY
She had been properly dressed for the occasion in black tulle and black silk tights.
THE AWAKENING AND SELECTED SHORT STORIESKATE CHOPIN
Her little neck and arms were bare, and her hair, artificially crimped, stood out like fluffy black plumes over her head.
THE AWAKENING AND SELECTED SHORT STORIESKATE CHOPIN
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WORDS RELATED TO BLACK HUMOR

  • black humor
  • grim humor
  • macabre humor
  • sick humor
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