What is another word for black?

Pronunciation: [blˈak] (IPA)

The word "black" has a wide range of synonyms that can help enhance one's vocabulary. Some of the common synonyms for this word include ebony, sable, midnight, jet, darkness, coal, and obsidian. These words can be used to describe anything from hair and clothing to the night sky and the color of a car. Other synonyms for "black" include pitch-black, ink-dark, sooty, and coal-colored. These synonyms can be used to convey a sense of mystery, depth, and elegance. Having a diverse range of synonyms at one's disposal can help enrich their writing and communication skills while expanding their vocabulary.

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What are the paraphrases for Black?

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What are the hypernyms for Black?

A hypernym is a word with a broad meaning that encompasses more specific words called hyponyms.

What are the hyponyms for Black?

Hyponyms are more specific words categorized under a broader term, known as a hypernym.

What are the opposite words for black?

The word 'black' is typically associated with darkness, mystery, evil and fear. However, in the world of antonyms, the opposite of black can be anything that represents light, hope, goodness, and purity. Some common antonyms for black include 'white', 'bright', 'clear', 'pure', 'innocent', 'upright', 'honest', and 'virtuous'. In fashion and design, black is often contrasted with 'pastel colors' such as pink, blue and green while in art, black is often set in contrast with 'vibrant colors' such as red, orange, and yellow. Therefore, antonyms of black are usually words that are in direct opposition when it comes to the emotional and psychological meanings of the words.

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Usage examples for Black

You had a black suit when you went away.
"The Mermaid of Druid Lake and Other Stories"
Charles Weathers Bump
In a few minutes he returned with six black turf.
"My Lady of the Chimney Corner"
Alexander Irvine
There, mamma, when we have make you the dress Sir Kildene have brought you, you must wear this, for it is beautiful with the black.
"The Eye of Dread"
Payne Erskine

Famous quotes with Black

  • I'm hoping someday that some kid, black or white, will hit more home runs than myself. Whoever it is, I'd be pulling for him.
    Hank Aaron
  • I think black Americans expect too much from individual black Americans in terms of changing the status quo.
    Kareem Abdul-Jabbar
  • I think race has been a burden for black Americans. Being Muslim has also been a challenge because so many people do not understand Islam.
    Kareem Abdul-Jabbar
  • When I was a kid, no one would believe anything positive that you could say about black people. That's a terrible burden.
    Kareem Abdul-Jabbar
  • You may be assured that we won't ever let your words die. Like the words of our Master, Jesus Christ, they will live in our minds and our hearts and in the souls of black men and white men, brown men and yellow men as long as time shall last.
    Ralph Abernathy

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