adjective see black I

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  • Blackish — Black ish, a. Somewhat black. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • blackish — mid 15c., from BLACK (Cf. black) + ISH (Cf. ish) …   Etymology dictionary

  • blackish — [[t]blæ̱kɪʃ[/t]] COLOUR Something that is blackish is very dark in colour. ...the water in the well was blackish... The woman was about five feet five, slim, with long blackish hair …   English dictionary

  • blackish — black ► ADJECTIVE 1) of the very darkest colour owing to the absence of or complete absorption of light. 2) deeply stained with dirt. 3) (of coffee or tea) served without milk. 4) relating to a human group having dark coloured skin, especially of …   English terms dictionary

  • blackish — adjective of something that is somewhat black blackish clouds • Similar to: ↑achromatic, ↑neutral …   Useful english dictionary

  • blackish — See black. * * * …   Universalium

  • blackish — adjective /ˈblækɪʃ/ somewhat black …   Wiktionary

  • blackish — (Roget s Thesaurus II) adjective Somewhat black: dark, dusky. See COLORS …   English dictionary for students

  • blackish — black·ish || blækɪʃ adj. somewhat black …   English contemporary dictionary

  • blackish — black·ish …   English syllables

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