HyperDic: blackness

English > 2 senses of the word blackness:
NOUNattributeblackness, black, inkinessthe quality or state of the achromatic color of least lightness (bearing the least resemblance to white)
stateblackness, total darkness, lightlessness, pitch blackness, blacktotal absence of light
blackness > pronunciation
Soundsblae'knahs
Rhymesabacus ... zealous: 1164 rhymes with ahs...
English > blackness: 2 senses > noun 1, attribute
MeaningThe quality or state of the achromatic color of least lightness (bearing the least resemblance to white).
Synonymsblack, inkiness
Narrowercoal black, ebony, jet black, pitch black, sable, soot blackA very dark black / black
Broaderachromatic color, achromatic colourA color lacking hue
Oppositewhite, whitenessThe quality or state of the achromatic color of greatest lightness (bearing the least resemblance to black)
Spanishnegro, negror, negrura
Catalannegre, negror
Adjectivesblackbeing of the achromatic color of maximum darkness
blacksoiled with dirt or soot
black(of coffee) without cream or sugar
English > blackness: 2 senses > noun 2, state
MeaningTotal absence of light.
Synonymstotal darkness, lightlessness, pitch blackness, black
Broaderdark, darknessabsence of light or illumination
Spanishnegrura, oscuridad
Catalannegror
Adjectivesblackextremely dark

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