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Definitions of black:

part of speech: adjective

Without color, reflecting no light, the opposite of white.

Usage examples for black:

  • I know because I've got it down in black and white. "The Short Line War", Merwin-Webster
  • " The things that looked black against me were bad enough, but they had nothing to do with Miss Jane. "The Window at the White Cat", Mary Roberts Rinehart
  • They thought that all a black servant had occasion to know was how to obey orders, and that it was not necessary or proper for him to learn to read and write. "The Freedmen's Book", Lydia Maria Child

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