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Entry Word: black
Function: adjective
Text: 1 having the color of soot or coal <a little black dress blends into the night very well>
Synonyms ebony, pitch-black, pitch-dark, pitchy, raven, sable
Related Words dark, dusky, inky; blackish, brunet (or brunette)
Near Antonyms bright, brilliant, light, pale
Antonyms white
2 causing or marked by an atmosphere lacking in cheer <the Friday of the stock market crash was a black day for the country> -- see GLOOMY 1
3 not conforming to a high moral standard; morally unacceptable <the black deeds of the brigands along the Scottish border> -- see BAD 2