white vs black

White

Definitions

noun

  1. United States political journalist (1915-1986)
  2. United States architect (1853-1906)
  3. Australian writer (1912-1990)
  4. United States jurist appointed chief justice of the United States Supreme Court in 1910 by President Taft; noted for his work on antitrust legislation (1845-1921)
  5. United States writer noted for his humorous essays (1899-1985)
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Examples

A thin veil of fog had rolled in off the bay, obscuring his view and coating the area in a pale gray-white mist.

Add white soy sauce and milk, season with salt and pepper to taste and bring to a simmer.

So spake he, and Athene was mightily angered at heart, and chid Odysseus in wrathful words: ‘Odysseus, thou hast no more steadfast might nor any prowess, as when for nine whole years continually thou didst battle with the Trojans for high born Helen, of the white arms, and many men thou slewest in terrible warfare, and by thy device the wide-wayed city of Priam was taken.

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black

Definitions

adjective

  1. (of intelligence operations) deliberately misleading
  2. distributed or sold illicitly
  3. (of events) having extremely unfortunate or dire consequences; bringing ruin
  4. (of coffee) without cream or sugar
  5. extremely dark
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noun

  1. black clothing (worn as a sign of mourning)
  2. the quality or state of the achromatic color of least lightness (bearing the least resemblance to white)
  3. total absence of light
  4. (board games) the darker pieces

verb

  1. make or become black

Examples

Blackpool Scorpions notched their first away win of the season against a good attacking Leigh team.

A boa made from black water mink is worth about 50 dollars, a collarette about $100,00 and a coat reaching down to the hips would cost about $250,00.

I picked a piece of fluff off my shiny black suit.

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