Sentence Examples


  • Blackness crept into her vision.
  • He drained her life until she was near blackness before he flung his head back with a contented sigh.
  • The light flashed away, leaving her in blackness studded with dim bulbs.
  • In one direction the tabby shows a tendency to melanism which culminates in complete blackness, while in the other direction there is an equally marked tendency to albinism; grey cats, which may be regarded as tabbies whose stri p es have disappeared, forming the connecting link between the tabby and the white cat.
  • If the angle subtended by the components of a double line be twice that subtended by the wave-length at a distance equal to the horizontal aperture, the central bands are just clear of one another, and there is a line of absolute blackness in the middle of the combined images.