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Definitions

  • 1) Clothing of the darkest hue, especially such clothing worn for mourning.
  • 2) The condition of making or operating at a profit.
  • 3) 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.
  • 4) Complete or almost complete absence of light; darkness.
  • 5) Something that is colored black.
  • 6) The black-colored pieces, as in chess or checkers.
  • 7) A member of a racial group having brown to black skin, especially one of African origin.
  • 8) A pigment or dye having this color value.
  • 9) An American descended from peoples of African origin having brown to black skin; an African American.
  • 10) Wearing clothing of the darkest visual hue.
  • 11) Disclosed, for reasons of security, only to an extremely limited number of authorized persons; very highly classified.
  • 12) Evil; wicked.
  • 13) Being a trail, as for skiing, marked with a sign having a black diamond, indicating a high level of difficulty.
  • 14) Attended with disaster; calamitous.
  • 15) Of or belonging to an American ethnic group descended from African peoples having dark skin; African-American.
  • 16) Of or belonging to a racial group having brown to black skin, especially one of African origin.
  • 17) Cheerless and depressing; gloomy.
  • 18) Chiefly British Boycotted as part of a labor union action.
  • 19) Soiled, as from soot; dirty.
  • 20) Appearing to emanate from a source other than the actual point of origin. Used chiefly of intelligence operations.
  • 21) Having little or no light.
  • 22) Marked by anger or sullenness.
  • 23) Very dark in color.
  • 24) Deserving of, indicating, or incurring censure or dishonor.
  • 25) Being of the color black, producing or reflecting comparatively little light and having no predominant hue.
  • 26) Dark-complexioned.
  • 27) To blacken; stain; sully; defame.
  • 28) To clean and polish (shoes, etc.) by blacking and brushing them.
  • 29) To make black; blacken or put a black color on; soil; stain: as, to black one's hands.
  • 30) To become black; take on a black color.
  • 31) To poach. See black, n., 8.
  • 32) To apply blacking to.
  • 33) Chiefly British To boycott as part of a labor union action.
  • 34) To become black.

Examples

  • 1) Keeping a wary eye on the black speck above him, Sam urged Sprout on.
  • 2) She had very dark blue eyes that were almost black, like Marianne's.
  • 3) He had tightly curling dark brown hair and distinctive black eyebrows.
  • 4) And, a decade later, the "black Male Initiative" of the City University of New York--the target of another complaint we brought that the Feds have refused to decide much less declare illegal--also vouched for "the data" about the importance of black male role models for black boys.
  • 5) black women also get oddly, back-handedly criticized for being too functional -- for being the majority of black college graduates and growing old alone.
  • 6) black registration is HUGE, but historically black turnout has not matched the registration ratio.
  • 7) black Catholics vote just like black non-Catholics.
  • 8) The black guy's run is historic because he's black and since he's black, it's historic.
  • 9) "black Magic" is more of a hodgepodge, with almost anything that involves civil rights, black basketball players or the historically black colleges and universities making the cut.
  • 10) ‘The first attacker was 6ft tall with short blond hair and was wearing black trousers and a white T-shirt.’
  • 11) ‘Bundles of chemical sticks lay ready to be burnt in it, some making black smoke and some white.’
  • 12) ‘The video showed a white truck exploding and black plumes of smoke billowing into the air.’
  • 13) ‘The first girl, with short black hair and a light, kind sounding voice scampered up to her.’
  • 14) ‘Her hair looked almost black in the dim light, but I later found out it was just a sort of dark brown.’
  • 15) ‘The door suddenly swung open and a tall man with short black hair and light brown eyes was staring at me.’
  • 16) ‘He had dark coloured hair and was wearing black jeans and white runners.’
  • 17) ‘Long wavy black hair and light blue eyes created a contrast that was breathtaking.’
  • 18) ‘He had blond hair and was wearing a light coloured jacket, white trousers and black shoes.’
  • 19) ‘It is coloured golden brown above and white below with a black stripe down the sides of its neck.’
  • 20) ‘There's no need for our older buildings to remain grey, black and white. Colour is good.’
  • 21) ‘He has white hair and a black suit and a watch chain across his meagre belly.’
  • 22) ‘I wore a white blouse and a black skirt and I pinned my hair back with a hair pin.’
  • 23) ‘The dashboard glows red and white against its black background.’
  • 24) ‘I quickly strip out of my crisp black suit and dash in the bathroom for a quick shower.’
  • 25) ‘These men are wearing suits or their coolest black club clothes on a cold evening in November.’
  • 26) ‘Some chose to outline their sketch with permanent black marker before adding the color.’
  • 27) ‘In a shallow depression of granite, I noticed what appeared to be a large black insect.’
  • 28) ‘She looked down at the black kitten, and started to pet its head, as it began to purr.’
  • 29) ‘Smoothing the mane of her black stallion, she can hear the sigh of her friend.’
  • 30) ‘I can see the stars and the sky and the moon and the black sky revolving overhead.’
  • 31) ‘There were no trees overhead, so he was exposed to the full power of the dark clouds, barely visible in the now black sky.’
  • 32) ‘Sasha looked up and saw a black sky spotted with stars through the spaces in between the trees.’
  • 33) ‘The sky was black as night and the waves of flames from the oceans licked at the sandy shores.’
  • 34) ‘He lay suspended in the sky of a black night, a night without stars, without moon.’
  • 35) ‘The sky was black and moonless; the night of the new moon the most terrifying time of the month in these parts.’
  • 36) ‘It had gotten a lot darker and the sky was completely black except with the assortment of stars.’
  • 37) ‘It was a drawing of the black night sky, dotted with tiny yellow stars.’
  • 38) ‘It is so very cold and pretty up here, close to space where the sky is black and I can see the stars.’
  • 39) ‘The black sky stretched out above her, its hundreds of stars twinkling beneath the wavering light.’
  • 40) ‘The moon shone brightly overhead and millions of stars twinkled in the velvety black sky.’
  • 41) ‘I knew right now that it was around noon, even though the sky was black as midnight.’
  • 42) ‘Realization was finally beginning to dawn on him like a sunrise after an inky black night.’
  • 43) ‘Also, flying closely with it was a mottled vision of a bird, almost invisible against the black night sky.’
  • 44) ‘Failing that, I might turn off all the lights in the house and stand right in front of the window, staring out into the black night.’
  • 45) ‘In Buffalo the rain is pouring down, the sky is black and storm/flood warnings abound.’
  • 46) ‘Pulling out of the office car park, the sky was black, the rain was pouring and the sun was shining.’
  • 47) ‘When the rain came the sky was black, there was thunder and lightning and even a brief hail storm.’
  • 48) ‘Late winter snow storms had plastered the hills and the sky was black with threat.’
  • 49) ‘And the image of that bright blue globe lost in black space is spinning in your mind right now, isn't it?’
  • 50) ‘The workers are black with dirt and perspiration that the four fans on the ceiling do not dry.’
  • 51) ‘The walls and ceiling of the room were perfectly black, with age and dirt.’
  • 52) ‘Inside the garage door the concrete was stained black with oil and a car was hoisted on a ramp.’
  • 53) ‘The decoration on the bridge was spectacular but it was very dirty and black from pollution.’
  • 54) ‘Dirty black steps lead up to a deserted platform, blocked off somewhere behind a car repair yard.’
  • 55) ‘They tore off his dirty black garments and threw him into the bath.’
  • 56) ‘From where Cal stands, looking down, each toe seems to smile with a devilish black arc of under nail dirt.’
  • 57) ‘I took a bung out of one of the drums and looked inside, and it was all black, and not a golden colour like it should have been.’
  • 58) ‘The crested black macque was called the Celebes or black ape by early scientists, because it appeared to have no tail.’
  • 59) ‘The bees are of the old Irish black bee variety which have been revived by the group of beekeepers.’
  • 60) ‘The County Council intends to plant black poplars along the River Lune in autumn.’
  • 61) ‘Gypsy moth egg hatch occurs at about the time of budburst of red and black oaks.’
  • 62) ‘The breeding pair of black eagles in the Walter Sisulu Botanical Garden are the proud parents of a new chick.’
  • 63) ‘Instead, drink lots of water, a cup of skim or soy milk, or a cup of black coffee or tea.’
  • 64) ‘Trust me, if you're really a caffeine junkie, you're drinking espressos and black coffee.’
  • 65) ‘Small amounts of water or black coffee may be safe if taken a sufficient time before your procedure.’
  • 66) ‘That, and a giant cup of straight black coffee, is the extent of his pregame preparation.’
  • 67) ‘Mom sipped a cup of black coffee and toyed with the sugar packets on the table.’
  • 68) ‘The young man was reading a paperback novel and sipping a steaming mug of hot, black coffee.’
  • 69) ‘He drank the last of the black coffee and threw the cup in the nearest trash can.’
  • 70) ‘I look at my watch and I see that I have enough time to buy a large cup of black coffee.’
  • 71) ‘It is considered essential to offer any visitor a small cup of black coffee called a tinto.’
  • 72) ‘He reached forward to pour himself a cup of black coffee, and fixed one for Celly as well.’
  • 73) ‘He whistled as he poured some rich, black coffee into a stainless cup on the counter.’
  • 74) ‘He took a long drink of yet another sweet black coffee and ineffectually wiped a tear from the corner of his eye.’
  • 75) ‘He brewed a pot of black coffee and inhaled the beautiful aromas of real beans.’
  • 76) ‘Stoker accepted a cup of black coffee and lowered himself into one of the armchairs.’
  • 77) ‘Bitter tastes like the tastes of black coffee and beer are composed of air and ether.’
  • 78) ‘I went downstairs to have a black coffee and think things over.’
  • 79) ‘Alma stood in the kitchen and made herself a cup of coffee, black with just a pinch of sugar.’
  • 80) ‘Others accepted a plastic cup of black java and continued along.’
  • 81) ‘I drink my tea black, but the three sisters have powdered milk although there's fresh milk in the fridge.’
  • 82) ‘If you drink your tea black and sugar free then it could be the death knell for teaspoons in your house.’
  • 83) ‘If your stack happens to be a Male Fish, you put a black card of that rank on top (spades or clubs).’
  • 84) ‘If it includes one or more wild cards, it is called a mixed or black canasta; it is squared up with a natural black card on top.’
  • 85) ‘If it contains one or more wild cards, it is a mixed canasta, indicated by stacking the cards with a black card on top.’
  • 86) ‘You can never take the pile if the top card is a wild card or a black three.’
  • 87) ‘In case there are two or more claimants, the values of their red and black cards are considered separately.’
  • 88) ‘Usually players pick their lowest red or black card to represent their bid.’
  • 89) ‘A closed red or black canasta is indicated by squaring up the cards with a red or black natural card on top.’
  • 90) ‘Here you play any card of a red or black suit to indicate that you are strong in the other suit of the same colour.’
  • 91) ‘Only three cards are needed, two from a black suit, and one from a red suit.’
  • 92) ‘Supervisors handed out plaques to shooters, containing red or black playing cards.’
  • 93) ‘The black aces are permanent trumps, independent of which suit otherwise is trumps.’
  • 94) ‘Those who get red cards play against those who get black ones.’
  • 95) ‘Suppose you start with an ordered deck in which all the red cards are on top and all the black cards are on the bottom.’
  • 96) ‘If the two Bennies are red and black, the one which is the same colour as the trump suit beats the other one.’
  • 97) ‘Ski on black slopes and possibly double-black (extreme) slopes.’
  • 98) ‘If you currently ski blue and groomed black runs this is the camp for you.’
  • 99) ‘The Base and Run 63 are perfect for beginners, and there are also black ski runs, bumps and jumps for the more advanced.’
  • 100) ‘He set a big example for the rest of the country and for all black South Africans.’
  • 101) ‘Islam has been seen as a significant part of the African heritage of black Americans.’
  • 102) ‘Less than half of all black citizens think that parliament is interested in what they think.’
  • 103) ‘Many black Americans take great pride in their African ancestry.’
  • 104) ‘Affirmative action programs aim to provide more black doctors to serve black patients.’
  • 105) ‘When we enter the airport, a black man in a suit motions for us to come to him.’
  • 106) ‘Few black miners held leadership positions at the level of president of the union local.’
  • 107) ‘He argued that if a few black people get into high profile positions every black person benefits.’
  • 108) ‘He was with a black man aged 18-20, wearing dark clothing and glasses.’
  • 109) ‘The next enrolled participant is a black woman aged 52, who is a non-smoker.’
  • 110) ‘He falls into this culture and falls in love with a lovely black girl.’
  • 111) ‘He is part of a new generation of black artists who are bringing their eclectic cultural experiences to dance.’
  • 112) ‘In the pole vault, he became the first black American to win a major title in the event.’
  • 113) ‘This question must be answered by the institutions that are now spending million of pounds in support of black artists.’
  • 114) ‘Anthony says mainstream culture is becoming ripe with curiosity about black culture.’
  • 115) ‘Johnson was a banner figure for artists of the great 1960s revival in black culture.’
  • 116) ‘He is staging a celebration of black history and culture later this month.’
  • 117) ‘It also had a thriving black culture rooted in the blues, gospel and jazz.’
  • 118) ‘Its use is often associated with black youth culture, Rastafarianism, and reggae.’
  • 119) ‘Her strong ties to her black culture and oral tradition create a rich foundation for her novels.’
  • 120) ‘This was the African American artistic movement of the 1920s which celebrated black life and culture.’
  • 121) ‘They immerse themselves in a club culture that owes everything to its black origins.’
  • 122) ‘He is an author of various books on black empowerment and the Zulu culture.’
  • 123) ‘The other cultural influence was the post-war history of black America.’
  • 124) ‘It is a documentary film about a dance culture born in the poor black districts of Los Angeles.’
  • 125) ‘They identified more with black and Latino American culture than white American culture.’
  • 126) ‘The language of democracy, black advancement, and human rights was more strongly emphasized.’
  • 127) ‘The tour included visiting newly elected members of the African National Congress and black townships.’
  • 128) ‘He thought we were stealing black African music, the Lagos sound.’
  • 129) ‘Haiti's emergence meant much more than a major black victory and the creation of a black state.’
  • 130) ‘Persons of all faiths and of no faith should support black church outreach efforts.’
  • 131) ‘Perhaps however the truth lies somewhere in between and the situation is not as black as some perceive it to be.’
  • 132) ‘In the North East, once ships stopped being built, a black depression hung over the region.’
  • 133) ‘It was a black mood at a black moment, a spasm that sentient Americans prefer to forget.’
  • 134) ‘While he might feel he stands under a black cloud at present, that flash of light you can see is a silver lining for York.’
  • 135) ‘But the worst was an old bird who shouted at me about the poll tax and blamed me for black Wednesday.’
  • 136) ‘There is evidently much that is right, or even outstanding, about France, so one should not paint too black a picture.’
  • 137) ‘Without tempting fate, no young lives have been lost in road accidents since that black day last year.’
  • 138) ‘This poll is the conclusion of a very black week in this country's politics.’
  • 139) ‘For the past ten years, Joanne had suffered from depression and took medication to control her black moods.’
  • 140) ‘I've had no periods of black depression about it, no waking up in cold sweats.’
  • 141) ‘Those moments of wild inspiration have a payback time and it comes in periods of black depression.’
  • 142) ‘Eighteen months later, his black moods returned suddenly and led to his near-suicide attempt just days later.’
  • 143) ‘It's cognitive distortions or faulty thought patterns that often plunge us into black moods.’
  • 144) ‘Despite my overall black mood, an occurrence did send me into a fit of raucous laughter.’
  • 145) ‘But then young Master Thomas had gone up to Cambridge, and Elsie's black mood had descended.’
  • 146) ‘Luckily I can spot the signs so I tend to avoid people when I'm starting to feel low just in case it turns into a black mood.’
  • 147) ‘Could it be that this week's black mood is seeping out through my pores?’
  • 148) ‘This tarnishes the enjoyment somehow or is that just my own black mood at the moment?’
  • 149) ‘After this incident, Philip seemed friendlier, although he would still have his black moods.’
  • 150) ‘I've been in a black mood since September 2001, it's hanging over me like a penumbra.’
  • 151) ‘There had to be something someone could do to get him out of this black mood he was in!’
  • 152) ‘It was only last month that his mood got black enough to merit drowning himself in spirits again.’
  • 153) ‘These people are also kind of childish, and if confronted by the world directly seem to only be able to understand it in terms of black humour.’
  • 154) ‘She also revealed the black humour used in the surgery.’
  • 155) ‘Well, that's going too far - but it is certainly Swiftian satire, black humour or gallows humour.’
  • 156) ‘The phrases are sharp, uncluttered, often loaded with an understated black humour.’
  • 157) ‘But even the black humour that laced the episodes seemed to get blacker and less humorous as the series went by.’
  • 158) ‘These days whole web sites are devoted to this kind of black humour.’
  • 159) ‘Transport links were reopening and black humour was resurfacing as well.’
  • 160) ‘He said the tradition of black humour was unlikely to die out altogether.’
  • 161) ‘His black humour and satirical wit are cultural as well as personal traits.’
  • 162) ‘The performances are flawless, the story laced with black humour.’
  • 163) ‘The book is fully documented, and written in a vigorous style with touches of black humour.’
  • 164) ‘In these works the humour is black, the barbs sharp, but there is also a sense of fellow humanity.’
  • 165) ‘For those with a black sense of humour, it was a laughable suggestion.’
  • 166) ‘She's got a black sense of humour and she's great company, but you have to be with her on her terms.’
  • 167) ‘What ensues is a battle of opinions, highly charged action and black humor.’
  • 168) ‘Over the years I have come to believe that fate either hates me, or has one hell of a black sense of humor.’
  • 169) ‘The film is both a moving coming of age story and a black comedy, said to be as relevant today as when it was written.’
  • 170) ‘These relationship films found black comedy in the anger of a soured love.’
  • 171) ‘He is not the first director to realise that the playwright's famous study of marital hatred is really a black comedy.’
  • 172) ‘Vindici exclaims at one point in this, the first British black comedy.’
  • 173) ‘She was going to set him free from all of the evil and black hatred he had brought to the world.’
  • 174) ‘I felt a surge of hatred pass through me, black vicious hatred that I had never felt before.’
  • 175) ‘He had never lied to her a full black lie; but merely a few small white ones that did no damage at all.’
  • 176) ‘Love may not find them if they continue throughout the teen years with a black streak in their minds.’
  • 177) ‘Should they rebut the black smear campaign with the evidence at hand?’
  • 178) ‘Other colours include midnight black, ocean blue, rose pink and olive green.’
  • 179) ‘The classroom, painted in its sober colours of beige and black, is half-full.’
  • 180) ‘The finished article was painted in glossy black, the colour of the original vehicle, to make it look new.’
  • 181) ‘The colours are predominantly warm, green on black, black on gold, rich browns and deep reds.’
  • 182) ‘He said the two things they most wanted in our flag was the silver fern and the colour black.’
  • 183) ‘If I had to make a painting of my life it would only consist of the colour black.’
  • 184) ‘Perhaps we can do this by appealing to Europeans' attitudes toward the colour black.’
  • 185) ‘Coffee and black are the special colours of Coppelia's collection this season.’
  • 186) ‘Light brown, navy and black are the colours Joseph has in mind for the suits.’
  • 187) ‘I was very pleased with my eye make-up, and I only used two colours this time - black and gold.’
  • 188) ‘This piece of art comes in two colours, natural basket and classic black.’
  • 189) ‘Of all the colours found in the garden, black must be the most underused and the least understood.’
  • 190) ‘They come in white, beige or black, with a low-wedge rubber sole to insulate against the icy floor.’
  • 191) ‘Again, the predominant colours are black and grey and the lighting plot is superb.’
  • 192) ‘It gives a great contrast between the orange colour of the motherboard and the shining black of the internal panels.’
  • 193) ‘The sponsor was printed in black on one side and the player in gold on the other.’
  • 194) ‘Her back was arched and her pale skin stood out starkly against the silky black of her gown.’
  • 195) ‘Like with most of your wardrobe's basic elements, black should be the color of choice.’
  • 196) ‘Splashed with brilliant golds, oranges, reds, and blacks, it was an amazing sight to behold.’
  • 197) ‘It was decorated in oranges, yellows and blacks.’
  • 198) ‘Her last wishes state that there should be no mourning and that no black is to be worn to the service.’
  • 199) ‘She was startled and looked up to see that the man was dressed in all black with a hood on his face.’
  • 200) ‘Guns were aimed at him from the men dressed in all black, masks covering their faces.’
  • 201) ‘He was wearing all black, his shirt clinging onto his body showing of muscles.’
  • 202) ‘Ten years ago they had worn black, as did so many of the women working and shopping around Lygon Street.’
  • 203) ‘She was dressed entirely in loose, rippling black with a neckline so low it must have ended at the bottom of her ribs.’
  • 204) ‘She was in her light blue skirt and white jacket, he dressed in all black as usual.’
  • 205) ‘When you're pressed for time and need to look stylish, black will always save the day.’
  • 206) ‘Wear an embellished belt or glitzy cuffs with a plain knit or skirt, and use black to counterbalance an opulent shoe or bag.’
  • 207) ‘The two men approached, dressed the same as before, all in black with the ski masks on.’
  • 208) ‘He remains in regulation black, from the leather jacket to the silk jersey and the chinos he sits in when I meet him.’
  • 209) ‘As she opened her door, a white robe lay on her bed and Torn stood across the room dressed in solid black.’
  • 210) ‘He was dressed in all black with the exception of a blue topaz that hung around his neck on a silver chain.’
  • 211) ‘There stood a woman dressed in flowing black, with a pale complexion and sharp features.’
  • 212) ‘First, she changed into all black, including a cap, so she would blend in with the night.’
  • 213) ‘I think your rules, such as not wearing black and colour, are totally artificial, I say.’
  • 214) ‘The boy wore gray and black, his hair had been shaven, and he stood still, like a statue.’
  • 215) ‘Also doctors should be banned from wearing all black, with purple doc martins.’
  • 216) ‘He was slightly tan and wore all black with a long cape that reached the ground.’
  • 217) ‘I was wearing black for the ceremony as was the custom at the time, and changed into a white satin dress for the reception.’
  • 218) ‘The cold black of night is penetrated by an alien tone, played upon an inhuman scale.’
  • 219) ‘My spot in the grass disappeared and I was left with just darkness and total black.’
  • 220) ‘All about her was either the black of night and shadows or the orange of flame.’
  • 221) ‘You could see the black of night in between the shafts and it lit up the whole grove.’
  • 222) ‘Turning her attention to the dark night, she peered through the window and saw only black.’
  • 223) ‘A darkness was soon filling him and only black could be seen as he closed his eyes.’
  • 224) ‘One star to guide us through the black of night, as gray shadows blanket our every move.’
  • 225) ‘Parties went on into the black of the night and ended the next morning, before the sun had woken up.’
  • 226) ‘Now black has two rooks covering his back rank, so one of them can be freed up for central duty.’
  • 227) ‘The move chosen in the game gives black a slight edge without giving up a pawn.’
  • 228) ‘Tha was a very precise move which forces black to make a passive recapture with the bishop.’
  • 229) ‘While black's Queen is busy snacking on pawns, White rushes to bring out all his pieces.’
  • 230) ‘I have a previous game on record from this position which shows a more violent treatment from black.’
  • 231) ‘I was so angry that I missed an easy black being careless - I actually hate myself for it.’
  • 232) ‘The 1992 UK champion potted the first 12 reds and blacks, but in potting the 13 th red into the middle he over-screwed the cueball.’
  • 233) ‘He potted 13 reds and 12 blacks before losing position on the colour.’
  • 234) ‘An attempt to extract the black resulted in a pocketed colour off the black.’
  • 235) ‘After a close fought frame it was Steve who potted the final black to win 50-42.’
  • 236) ‘The living conditions for South African whites and blacks were extremely divergent.’
  • 237) ‘The 16-member panel includes eight blacks and eight whites from the business and public sectors.’
  • 238) ‘Cystic fibrosis is more common in whites than in blacks.’
  • 239) ‘These categories are a product of his mind - here, we never refer to people as whites and blacks.’
  • 240) ‘America's blacks voted at a higher rate than other minority group.’
  • 241) ‘Critics say the stops target blacks and Hispanics who aren't doing anything wrong.’
  • 242) ‘The rate of marijuana use is about the same for blacks and whites.’
  • 243) ‘Historically, blacks have been largely absent from discussions about assimilation.’
  • 244) ‘The 1960s saw blacks and women demanding their rights.’
  • 245) ‘He set the pace in science and physics, paving the way for fellow blacks to follow.’
  • 246) ‘Also, you've learned that staying out of the red and keeping in the black gives you more money to save and invest.’
  • 247) ‘To the markets now, the big stocks were back in the black today, making up all of yesterday's losses.’
  • 248) ‘Invest wisely in IT and you'll keep your eternal balance sheet in the black.’
  • 249) ‘Coupled to a national lottery, the VAT tax could put the government back in the black.’
  • 250) ‘The club is in the black, albeit modestly so; its bankers should be amenable.’
  • 251) ‘When markets bounce back, they bounce back fast, wiping out past losses, and everyone is back in the black.’
  • 252) ‘During his speech, he pledged to keep the federal books in the black.’
  • 253) ‘It seems odd therefore, that while some clearly remain in the black, others are massively in the red.’
  • 254) ‘We should demand that all bank charges are dropped while accounts are in the black.’
  • 255) ‘The cash is a welcome boost to its coffers, which are in the black for the first time in four years.’
  • 256) ‘He submits that the formula is working, to the extent that the company moved into the black in January, according to its CEO.’
  • 257) ‘Many City analysts believe the deal will allow the company to move into the black within six to 12 months,.’
  • 258) ‘He spent the next two years scraping and clawing his way back into the black.’
  • 259) ‘Guilt is the great disguiser, blacking the white of the sun.’
  • 260) ‘This stuff doesn't just black the buildings, it causes asthma and stunts the development of children's lungs.’
  • 261) ‘I lighted the fires and blacked the grates.’
  • 262) ‘We rounded a turn and came upon all at once the tumbled ruins of a cottar's hut, blacked by fire, and trampled down as if by horse's hooves.’
  • 263) ‘His costumed is blacked and smoking places, and his hair is standing on end.’
  • 264) ‘She said that on May 1, last year, he blacked his face, put on camouflage clothing and went to the site.’
  • 265) ‘I was a little uncomfortable to say the least when I saw members of the cast were blacked up but I assumed they must have been given permission to do so.’
  • 266) ‘So I blacked myself up - it wouldn't be allowed now - but I forgot the legs.’
  • 267) ‘After blacking out my two front teeth, I shaved my head, slapped a giant self-adhesive spider web tattoo across my neck and walked boldly up to the police vehicle.’
  • 268) ‘Their defiance sparked a huge wave of international solidarity that saw English dockers blacking Irish goods and collections taken in workplaces across Britain.’
  • 269) ‘By 20 January the cabinet was so desperate to crush the miners it considered sending in troops to move the coal which had been blacked by other workers.’
  • 270) ‘The union decided to vent its frustrations on the radio station's abolishing such institutions as the orchestra during a cost cutting exercise by blacking its music programmes for ten weeks in 1980.’
  • 271) ‘The cabinet was horrified when dockers blacked the jets destined for the military rulers.’
  • 272) ‘I am surprised that dockers have not done something about blacking these products, which I am sure are exported through some docks in the country.’
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