Black in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Black

(of an object) Absorbing all light and reflecting none; dark and hueless. | (of a place, etc) Without light. | (sometimes capitalized) Of or relating to any of various ethnic groups having dark pigmentation of the skin.

Short Example Sentences for Black

  • 1. The black face is as welcome to me now as it was then. 🔊
  • 2. Got picked up by some friendly black fellows. 🔊
  • 3. In dress they largely affect black velveteen. 🔊
  • 4. How frail seemed the body in the black dress! 🔊
  • 5. Her coquettish black eyes roam hither and thither. 🔊
  • 6. Avaunt, avaunt, black being! 🔊
  • 7. But Gray was certain it was no black man. 🔊
  • 8. There were many white hairs in his valuable black beard by then. 🔊
  • 9. But his heart sinks a little at the black wildness of the night. 🔊
  • 10. His thick black beard has never yet been touched by a razor. 🔊
  • 11. And she ran out, having replaced her black bonnet and long veil. 🔊
  • 12. The gipsy girl's black eyes flew from one to the other. 🔊
  • 13. I hoped to see, whose whiteness should enhance the lustre of rare black eyes. 🔊
  • 14. In playing the game six counters were used, three black and three white. 🔊
  • 15. Miss Moorsom's eyes stared black as night, searching the space before her. 🔊

How to use Black in Sentences?

  • 1. He was black and white all over: white where he was not black, and black where he was not white. 🔊
  • 2. His face was smeared with paint, and a majestic plume towered from an old spangled black bonnet. 🔊
  • 3. The golden mask signifies Divinity, heroes wear white, and evil spirits black or red. 🔊
  • 4. Back they came, black with smoke and red with blood, but the bloodiest of all was Feriz Beg. 🔊
  • 5. A long and narrow passage overhung on either side by a stupendous barrier of black and threatening rocks. 🔊
  • 6. He had a profusion of black glossy hair that curled lightly about his head, and contrasted with the extreme paleness of his countenance. 🔊
  • 7. Diamonds blaze incongruously on arms and neck, a scarlet flower in oily black braids completing her startling attire. 🔊
  • 8. But every time any one went outside the jong from his quarters, he had to go down this slimy black artery and return the same way. 🔊
  • 9. Again we passed house after house standing back in masses of black evergreen; but about not a few there was silence, and no light from within. 🔊
  • 10. I could not find out how she was dressed; her frock was, as usual, black silk, but of the very richest. 🔊
  • 11. A rudely-paved and mossy path, shadowed by the black foliage of stately casuarinas, leads into the gloomy jungle. 🔊
  • 12. The tureen of soup was a black sea, with livers and limbs and fragments of all kinds of birds and beasts, floating like wrecks about it. 🔊
  • 13. In starting play, the three black counters are placed on the black squares, and the three white counters on the gray squares. 🔊
  • 14. They reminded her of the cold; but the black obsession of death was upon her; and, hastening her steps, she threw herself forward. 🔊
  • 15. The Sunday attire of the men consists of black calico coats down to the heels, and flopping black trousers. 🔊
  • 16. Hubert imagined Emily's little black figure thrown upon her bed, sobbing convulsively. 🔊
  • 17. She was dressed as usual, but I thought she had never worn anything yet so becoming as that plain black silk frock. 🔊
  • 18. She was in the drawing-room at tea-time, and the drawing-room was empty when Black went round three-quarters of an hour after to lock up. 🔊
  • 19. Far, very far off, black and misty, are to be seen the walls of Kronstadt and the blue outlines of the still unscathed citadel. 🔊
  • 20. I took the little black slave boy, Sandy, with me, and we selected a roomy and empty chamber on the second floor. 🔊