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General dictionaries General (34 matching dictionaries)
  1. Black, black: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. Black, black: Oxford Learner's Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. black: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. black: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. Black, black: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. black, black, black: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Black, Black, black, black: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. black: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. Black, black: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. black: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. black: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  12. black: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  13. Black: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  14. black: Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  15. Black, black: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  16. black: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  17. black: Cambridge International Dictionary of Idioms [home, info]
  18. Black (Bangladeshi band), Black (Bengali film), Black (Colour), Black (Dierks Bentley album), Black (Dierks Bentley song), Black (English band), Black (Lee Hyori album), Black (Lita Ford album), Black (Malayalam film), Black (Pearl Jam song), Black (Project Pitchfork album), Black (Sevendust song), Black (Supernatural), Black (TV series), Black (U.S. Census), Black (automobile), Black (band), Black (code), Black (color), Black (colour), Black (disambiguation), Black (film), Black (game), Black (horse), Black (musician), Black (novel), Black (people), Black (race), Black (singer), Black (singer Black album), Black (song), Black (surname), Black (turkey), Black (video game), Black, The Black (American band), The Black (Asking Alexandria album), The Black (album), The Black (song), The Black, The black, .black: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  19. black: Cambridge International Dictionary of Phrasal Verbs [home, info]
  20. Black: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  21. black: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  22. black: Rhymezone [home, info]
  23. black: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  24. black: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  25. black: Hutchinson's Dictionary of Difficult Words [home, info]
  26. Black: Dictionary of Phrase and Fable (1898) [home, info]
  27. black: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  28. black, black: Hutchinson Dictionaries [home, info]
  29. black: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  30. black: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  31. Black, black: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  32. Black: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]

Art dictionaries Art (3 matching dictionaries)
  1. (Miss) Black: Artist Search [home, info]
  2. Black: Glossary of Stamp Collecting Terms [home, info]
  3. Black: Dictionary of Symbolism [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (3 matching dictionaries)
  1. Black: Investopedia [home, info]
  2. Black (Colour), Black (color), black: Legal dictionary [home, info]
  3. Black (color), Black: Financial dictionary [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. Black (Colour), Black (color), black: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. black: online medical dictionary [home, info]
  2. Black (Colour), Black (color), black: Medical dictionary [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (7 matching dictionaries)
  1. black: Encyclopedia of Graphic Symbols [home, info]
  2. Black: baby names list [home, info]
  3. Black: Arms and Armour [home, info]
  4. BLACK: Acronym Finder [home, info]
  5. BLACK: Tea Terms [home, info]
  6. black: Idioms [home, info]
  7. black: Wordcraft Dictionary [home, info]

Religion dictionaries Religion (1 matching dictionary)
  1. Black: Easton Bible [home, info]

Slang dictionaries Slang (3 matching dictionaries)
  1. black: American-Australian Slang Dictionary [home, info]
  2. Black: Street Terms: Drugs and the Drug Trade [home, info]
  3. black, the black: Urban Dictionary [home, info]

Sports dictionaries Sports (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. Black: Dan's Poker [home, info]
  2. Black: winyourwager.com Gambling Glossary [home, info]

Tech dictionaries Tech (4 matching dictionaries)
  1. Black: AUTOMOTIVE TERMS [home, info]
  2. black: DOD Dictionary of Military Terms [home, info]
  3. Black: Canadian Soil Information System [home, info]
  4. Black: PhotoNotes Dictionary of Film and Digital Photography [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (black)

noun:  black clothing (worn as a sign of mourning) ("The widow wore black")
noun:  (board games) the darker pieces
noun:  the quality or state of the achromatic color of least lightness (bearing the least resemblance to white)
noun:  a person with dark skin who comes from Africa (or whose ancestors came from Africa)
noun:  popular child actress of the 1930's (born 1927)
noun:  British chemist who identified carbon dioxide and who formulated the concepts of specific heat and latent heat (1728-1799)
noun:  total absence of light ("In the black of night")
verb:  make or become black ("The smoke blackened the ceiling")
adjective:  (used of conduct or character) deserving or bringing disgrace or shame ("Man...has written one of his blackest records as a destroyer on the oceanic islands- Rachel Carson")
adjective:  offering little or no hope ("The future looked black")
adjective:  (of intelligence operations) deliberately misleading ("Black propaganda")
adjective:  harshly ironic or sinister ("Black humor")
adjective:  marked by anger or resentment or hostility ("Black looks")
adjective:  of or belonging to a racial group having dark skin especially of sub-Saharan African origin ("A great people--a black people--...injected new meaning and dignity into the veins of civilization- Martin Luther King Jr.")
adjective:  extremely dark ("A black moonless night")
adjective:  being of the achromatic color of maximum darkness; having little or no hue owing to absorption of almost all incident light ("Black leather jackets")
adjective:  (of the face) made black especially as with suffused blood ("A face black with fury")
adjective:  soiled with dirt or soot ("With feet black from playing outdoors")
adjective:  dressed in black ("A black knight")
adjective:  (of coffee) without cream or sugar
adjective:  (of events) having extremely unfortunate or dire consequences; bringing ruin ("The stock market crashed on Black Friday")
adjective:  stemming from evil characteristics or forces; wicked or dishonorable ("Black deeds")
adjective:  distributed or sold illicitly ("The black economy pays no taxes")
name:  A surname (common: 1 in 1587 families; popularity rank in the U.S.: #149)

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