Black synonyms

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Black in color.
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Desolate is defined as someone or something which is unhappy or bleak.
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Contrary to established moral principles.
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To make dark or darker in colour.
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The definition of gloomy is dark, depressing or dim.
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The definition of iniquitous is morally wrong or grossly unfair.
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The definition of malignant is something evil or intending harm, a tumor that is spreading, or a disease that is invasive.
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The definition of glum is being or looking gloomy or sad.
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Black or dark brown
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Of the color of soot
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Bright and colourless; reflecting equal quantities of all frequencies of visible light.
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(Archaic) Made of jet, or like jet in color.
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Naughty in a playful way; mischievous
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To make dirty.
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To obscure or darken:
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(Botany) Of or relating to pitch.
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Full of pitch; smeared with pitch
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Serving to obscure or darken.
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To cast aspersions upon; speak badly of.
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Expecting the best in all possible ways.
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Made of ebony.
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Free from foreign matter or pollution; unadulterated:
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The definition of bad is something that is wrong in some way, something that is not working properly, or has negative qualities.
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Filthy is defined as something or someone very dirty or obscene or corrupt.
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(Computing, programming, slang) undesirable; harmful; bad practice
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Lacking light; dim; shadowy
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Malevolent is defined as someone or something that is harmful or evil.
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To profane or sully (a reputation, for example).
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To make dirty; soil; smutch
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To make white or whiter; to bleach or blanch.
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Dismal
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Somewhat black
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(Heraldry) On the left side of a shield from the wearer's standpoint, and the right side to the viewer.
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Alternative form of stygian: dark and gloomy, or infernal and hellish.
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(Countable) The result or product of being black.
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Soiled with smut
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To stain; sully:
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Obscene or indecent:
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Designating color perceived to have zero saturation and therefore no hue, such as neutral grays, white, or black.
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Characteristic of Cimmeria; especially describing particularly dense darkness etc.
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Harmful to one's reputation; blameworthy:
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Blackish
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Lacking or having very little light:
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Appalling or dismaying
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Not cheerful; gloomy; dreary
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Made of charcoal.
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Of Papua or its peoples, languages, or cultures
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Like ink in color; dark; black
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Black as coal; jet-black:
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In a bad mood; irritable or cranky.
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(Intransitive) To become dirty or soiled.
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Of or done in monochrome
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Causing or suggesting sadness or melancholy:
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A resin derived from the sap of a cone-bearing tree, such as a pine.
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Having the bluish-grey/gray colour/color of slate.
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Marked with spots
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Somber; dull
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Swarthy.
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Blackness or darkness, as of complexion.
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Stained, or covered with grime.
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Sinful; sinning
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Rejected by God and without hope of salvation.
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Dismal; bleak.
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Dull or dark in color:
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Containing sufficient poison to be dangerous
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Of or relating to the Afrotropical biogeographic region.
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(Rare) To make black
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Depressed; miserable
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Evoking a feeling of hatred.
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(Slang) Hard to cope with; difficult or troublesome:
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Filled with, prompted by, or showing spite; malicious.
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The definition of vicious is someone or something that is especially cruel, harsh or violent, especially when the unkindness is done intentionally.
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To cover with grime; make dirty; soil
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To make dirty; smudge
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To mar the cleanness or luster of; soil or stain.
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The definition of disastrous is something that is very harmful or damaging.
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Giving offense; indecent.
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total absence of light
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Of the colour of a hyacinth.
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Without stars
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(Poetic) Causing wreckage; ruinous.
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The definition of raven is something that is shiny and black.
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Not pure in a moral or religious sense
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The definition of nasty is something that is very dirty, unpleasant or offensive.
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Without joy; sullen, gloomy, dreary, etc.
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(UK, slang) disgusting; gross
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The definition of swarthy is someone who has a dark complexion.
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Not harsh or severe:
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Characterized by intense ill will or spite
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Having a charred crust formed by coating with ground hot pepper and spices and frying quickly in a very hot skillet
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Concerning or involving calamity, disastrous.
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Prohibited from being traded
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distributed or sold illicitly
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The definition of mordant is very sarcastic and painful wit or speech.
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Conveying color, as opposed to shades of gray.
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Having a menacing aspect:
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Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster's Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
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Cheerful; willing:
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Able to be depended on for the discharge of obligations incurred; of unimpaired credit.
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Containing or consisting in sin; contrary to the will of a god, goddess, gods and/or goddesses.
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Having the nature of or resulting from malice; deliberately harmful; spiteful:
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To cover with or as with soil; stain; sully.
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(Computing) Causing a sudden end to the running of a program.
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Momentous, significant, setting or sealing ones fate.
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Characterized by or deserving shame or disgrace:
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Not giving, receiving, or deserving glory; shameful; disgraceful; dishonorable
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Tending to cause opprobrium.
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Faintly or unclearly perceived; indistinct:
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Traded on the black market.
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total absence of light
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Not having a beam.
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Coarse, rough cloth
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The small, bitter, wild fruit of the blackthorn (Prunus spinosa); also, the tree itself.
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(Uncountable) The wood of the yew.
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Of the darkest achromatic visual value
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Illegally produced, transported or sold; pirated
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A non-alcoholic cocktail traditionally made with ginger ale, grenadine syrup, and orange juice garnished with a maraschino cherry and slice of lemon. The ginger ale is commonly substituted with lemon-lime soft drink, and the orange juice is commonly left out.
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British chemist who identified carbon dioxide and who formulated the concepts of specific heat and latent heat (1728-1799)
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To convert into melanin, or to deposit melanin in.
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Of, characteristic of, or having melanism or melanosis
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The branches or sprigs of the cypress, used as a symbol of mourning
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A dye used to stain material for microscopic study
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popular child actress of the 1930's (born in 1928)
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(Informal) A kiss.
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a person with dark skin who comes from Africa (or whose ancestors came from Africa)
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The state or condition of being lightless; absence of light.
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make or become black
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(Nonstandard, US, of a person) Black.
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(Entertainment, informal) Pornographic or profane.
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In or into a satisfactory state or condition:
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Inspiring or giving hope
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The condition of being inky
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a person with dark skin who comes from Africa (or whose ancestors came from Africa)
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A dark-skinned person, especially one from northern Africa.
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Full of coal
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