Noun Definition

black

1.Definition: (board games) the darker pieces

Category: Objects

2.Definition: a person with African ancestry,

Category: People

3.Definition: black clothing (worn as a sign of mourning)

"The widow wore black"

Category: Objects

4.Definition: British chemist who identified carbon dioxide and who formulated the concepts of specific heat and latent heat (1728-1799)

Related Noun(s):joseph black

Category: People

5.Definition: popular child actress of the 1930's (born in 1928)

Related Noun(s):shirley temple black, shirley temple

Category: People

6.Definition: the quality or state of the achromatic color of least lightness (bearing the least resemblance to white)

Related Noun(s):inkiness, blackness

Category: General

7.Definition: total absence of light

"They fumbled around in total darkness", "In the black of night"

Related Noun(s):blackness, lightlessness

Category: General