make or become black; "The smoke blackened the ceiling"; "The ceiling blackened"
black clothing (worn as a sign of mourning); "the widow wore black"
(board games) the darker pieces
marked by anger or resentment or hostility; "black looks"; "black words"
the quality or state of the achromatic color of least lightness (bearing the least resemblance to white)
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.
a person with dark skin who comes from Africa (or whose ancestors came from Africa)
extremely dark; "a black moonless night"; "through the pitch-black woods"; "it was pitch-dark in the cellar"
popular child actress of the 1930's (born in 1928)
being of the achromatic color of maximum darkness; having little or no hue owing to absor