Definisi 'black'

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adjective
1 being of the achromatic color of maximum darkness; having little or no hue owing to absorption of almost all incident light Terjemahkan
Example:
black leather jackets
as black as coal
rich black soil
source: wordnet30

2 of or belonging to a racial group having dark skin especially of sub-Saharan African origin Terjemahkan
Example:
a great people--a black people--...injected new meaning and dignity into the veins of civilization
source: wordnet30

3 Destitute of light, or incapable of reflecting it; of the color of soot or coal; of the darkest or a very dark color, the opposite of white; characterized by such a color; as, black cloth; black hair or eyes. Terjemahkan
source: webster1913

adjective satellite
4 marked by anger or resentment or hostility Terjemahkan
Example:
black looks
black words
source: wordnet30

5 offering little or no hope Terjemahkan
Example:
the future looked black
prospects were bleak
Life in the Aran Islands has always been bleak and difficult
took a dim view of things
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6 stemming from evil characteristics or forces; wicked or dishonorable Terjemahkan
Example:
black deeds
a black lie
his black heart has concocted yet another black deed
Darth Vader of the dark side
a dark purpose
dark undercurrents of ethnic hostility
the scheme of some sinister intelligence bent on punishing him
source: wordnet30

7 (of events) having extremely unfortunate or dire consequences; bringing ruin Terjemahkan
Example:
the stock market crashed on Black Friday
a calamitous defeat
the battle was a disastrous end to a disastrous campaign
such doctrines, if true, would be absolutely fatal to my theory
it is fatal to enter any war without the will to win it
a fateful error
source: wordnet30

8 (of the face) made black especially as with suffused blood Terjemahkan
Example:
a face black with fury
source: wordnet30

9 extremely dark Terjemahkan
Example:
a black moonless night
through the pitch-black woods
it was pitch-dark in the cellar
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10 harshly ironic or sinister Terjemahkan
Example:
black humor
a grim joke
grim laughter
fun ranging from slapstick clowning ... to savage mordant wit
source: wordnet30

11 (of intelligence operations) deliberately misleading Terjemahkan
Example:
black propaganda
source: wordnet30

12 distributed or sold illicitly Terjemahkan
Example:
the black economy pays no taxes
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13 (used of conduct or character) deserving or bringing disgrace or shame Terjemahkan
Example:
Man...has written one of his blackest records as a destroyer on the oceanic islands
an ignominious retreat
inglorious defeat
an opprobrious monument to human greed
a shameful display of cowardice
source: wordnet30

14 (of coffee) without cream or sugar Terjemahkan
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15 soiled with dirt or soot Terjemahkan
Example:
with feet black from playing outdoors
his shirt was black within an hour
source: wordnet30

adverb
16 Sullenly; threateningly; maliciously; so as to produce blackness. Terjemahkan
source: webster1913

noun
17 the quality or state of the achromatic color of least lightness (bearing the least resemblance to white) Terjemahkan
source: wordnet30

18 total absence of light Terjemahkan
Example:
they fumbled around in total darkness
in the black of night
source: wordnet30

19 British chemist who identified carbon dioxide and who formulated the concepts of specific heat and latent heat (1728-1799) Terjemahkan
source: wordnet30

20 popular child actress of the 1930's (born in 1928) Terjemahkan
source: wordnet30

21 a person with dark skin who comes from Africa (or whose ancestors came from Africa) Terjemahkan
source: wordnet30

22 (board games) the darker pieces Terjemahkan
source: wordnet30

23 black clothing (worn as a sign of mourning) Terjemahkan
Example:
the widow wore black
source: wordnet30

24 That which is destitute of light or whiteness; the darkest color, or rather a destitution of all color; as, a cloth has a good black. Terjemahkan
source: webster1913

verb
25 make or become black Terjemahkan
Example:
The smoke blackened the ceiling
The ceiling blackened
source: wordnet30

26 To make black; to blacken; to soil; to sully. Terjemahkan
source: webster1913


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