jet black


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jet black

n
(Colours)
a. a deep black colour
b. (as adjective): jet-black hair.
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Noun1.jet black - a very dark blackjet black - a very dark black      
black, blackness, inkiness - the quality or state of the achromatic color of least lightness (bearing the least resemblance to white)
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It was that of a young man, of a hale athletic figure, and a giant's strength, whose sunburnt face and swarthy throat, overgrown with jet black hair, might have served a painter for a model.
Their Scotch bonnets, ornamented with plumes of jet black feathers, Mr Grinder carried on his instrument.
The surface of the fronds is beautifully glossy; and those parts formed where fully exposed to the light are of a jet black colour, but those shaded under ledges are only grey.
Her face was as white as milk; her eyes, her clothes, her hair jet black.
He was dressed in black and rusty iron grey; had jet black beads of eyes; a scrubby little black chin; wiry black hair striking out from his head in prongs, like forks or hair-pins; and a complexion that was very dingy by nature, or very dirty by art, or a compound of nature and art.
He had a Scottish name, but his complexion was of a rich olive hue, his short beard was jet black, and his eyes, also black, had a languishing ex- pression.
The last remnants of his hair were dyed jet black and the ends of his moustache were like knitting needles.
uk, 0870 024 0780), you'll have to find pounds 725 for their Jet Black nine-arm chandelier.
Email can exclusively reveal the band - led by original members Jean-Jacques Burnel, Dave Greenfield and Jet Black - will play the King Tut's Tent on Saturday, July 12.
The newcomers will be available only in metallic jet black with the front grille and all exterior detailing accented in a matte grey titanium-like finish.
It comes in desert tan camo, jet black or olive drab camo with a black, tan or green canvas handle and ballistic nylon sheath.
And the jet black mane grew at such a rate that little Harry, oblivious to it all, had to have his first haircut at just 11 weeks.