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Pronunciation of Black  


English Meaning

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.

  1. Being of the color black, producing or reflecting comparatively little light and having no predominant hue.
  2. Having little or no light: a black, moonless night.
  3. Of or belonging to a racial group having brown to black skin, especially one of African origin: the Black population of South Africa.
  4. Of or belonging to an American ethnic group descended from African peoples having dark skin; African-American.
  5. Very dark in color: rich black soil; black, wavy hair.
  6. Soiled, as from soot; dirty: feet black from playing outdoors.
  7. Evil; wicked: the pirates' black deeds.
  8. Cheerless and depressing; gloomy: black thoughts.
  9. Being or characterized by morbid or grimly satiric humor: a black comedy.
  10. Marked by anger or sullenness: gave me a black look.
  11. Attended with disaster; calamitous: a black day; the stock market crash on Black Friday.
  12. Deserving of, indicating, or incurring censure or dishonor: "Man ... has written one of his blackest records as a destroyer on the oceanic islands” ( Rachel Carson).
  13. Wearing clothing of the darkest visual hue: the black knight.
  14. Served without milk or cream: black coffee.
  15. Appearing to emanate from a source other than the actual point of origin. Used chiefly of intelligence operations: black propaganda; black radio transmissions.
  16. Disclosed, for reasons of security, only to an extremely limited number of authorized persons; very highly classified: black programs in the Defense Department; the Pentagon's black budget.
  17. Chiefly British Boycotted as part of a labor union action.
  18. The achromatic color value of minimum lightness or maximum darkness; the color of objects that absorb nearly all light of all visible wavelengths; one extreme of the neutral gray series, the opposite being white. Although strictly a response to zero stimulation of the retina, the perception of black appears to depend on contrast with surrounding color stimuli.
  19. A pigment or dye having this color value.
  20. Complete or almost complete absence of light; darkness.
  21. Clothing of the darkest hue, especially such clothing worn for mourning.
  22. A member of a racial group having brown to black skin, especially one of African origin.
  23. An American descended from peoples of African origin having brown to black skin; an African American.
  24. Something that is colored black.
  25. Games The black-colored pieces, as in chess or checkers.
  26. Games The player using these pieces.
  27. To make black: blacked their faces with charcoal.
  28. To apply blacking to: blacked the stove.
  29. Chiefly British To boycott as part of a labor union action.
  30. To become black.
  31. black out To lose consciousness or memory temporarily: blacked out at the podium.
  32. black out To suppress (a fact or memory, for example) from conscious recognition: blacked out many of my wartime experiences.
  33. black out To prohibit the dissemination of, especially by censorship: blacked out the news issuing from the rebel provinces.
  34. black out To extinguish or conceal all lights that might help enemy aircraft find a target during an air raid.
  35. black out To extinguish all the lights on (a stage).
  36. black out To cause a failure of electrical power in: Storm damage blacked out much of the region.
  37. black out To withhold (a televised event or program) from a broadcast area: blacked out the football game on local stations.
  38. black out To withhold a televised event or program from: blacked out the entire state to increase ticket sales.
  39. in the black On the credit side of a ledger; prosperous.

Malayalam Meaning

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× കരി - Kari
× കറു - Karu
× നിഷ്‌പ്രഭമായ - Nishprabhamaaya | Nishprabhamaya
× കൃഷ്ണ - Krushna
× കാളായ - Kaalaaya | Kalaya
× ഭീതിദമായ - Bheethidhamaaya | Bheethidhamaya
× കൃഷ്ണത - Krushnatha
× കാളിയ - Kaaliya | Kaliya
× ഘോരമായ - Ghoramaaya | Ghoramaya
× കറുത്തവര്‍ഗ്ഗക്കാരന്‍ - Karuththavar‍ggakkaaran‍ | Karuthavar‍ggakkaran‍
× തമസ - Thamasa
× ദുഷ്‌ടമായ - Dhushdamaaya | Dhushdamaya
× മചക് - Machaku
× ഭയങ്കരമായ - Bhayankaramaaya | Bhayankaramaya
× കരും - Karum
× കറ്റ - Katta
× കാര്‍ - Kaar‍ | Kar‍
× ശ്യാമ - Shyaama | Shyama
× കരു - Karu
× കാര്‍ഷ്ണ - Kaar‍shna | Kar‍shna
× കറുത്ത - Karuththa | Karutha
× കരുമ - Karuma
× കാറ് - Kaaru | Karu
× ശിതി - Shithi
× കാള - Kaala | Kala
× കാളിക - Kaalika | Kalika
× കരിമ - Karima
× മേചക - Mechaka
× അസിത - Asitha
× ശ്യാമള - Shyaamala | Shyamala
× ഔഷണം - Aushanam | oushanam
× കറുത്തവര്‍ഗക്കാര്‍ - Karuththavar‍gakkaar‍ | Karuthavar‍gakkar‍


The Usage is actually taken from the Verse(s) of English+Malayalam Holy Bible.

Job 30:30

My skin grows black and falls from me; My bones burn with fever.

എന്റെ ത്വൿ കറുത്തു പൊളിഞ്ഞുവീഴുന്നു; എന്റെ അസ്ഥി ഉഷ്ണംകൊണ്ടു കരിഞ്ഞിരിക്കുന്നു.

Leviticus 13:31

But if the priest examines the scaly sore, and indeed it does not appear deeper than the skin, and there is no black hair in it, then the priest shall isolate the one who has the scale seven days.

പുരോഹിതൻ പുറ്റിന്റെ വടുവിനെ നോക്കുമ്പോൾ അതു ത്വക്കിനെക്കാൾ കുഴിഞ്ഞിരിക്കാതെയും അതിൽ കറുത്ത രോമം ഇല്ലാതെയും കണ്ടാൽ പുരോഹിതൻ പുറ്റുവടുവുള്ളവനെ ഏഴു ദിവസത്തേക്കു അകത്താക്കി അടെക്കേണം.

Song of Solomon 5:11

His head is like the finest gold; His locks are wavy, And black as a raven.

അവന്റെ ശിരസ്സു അതിവിശേഷമായ തങ്കം; അവന്റെ കുറുനിരകൾ ചുരുണ്ടും കാക്കയെപ്പോലെ കറുത്തും ഇരിക്കുന്നു.


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