soot black


Also found in: Thesaurus.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.soot black - a very dark blacksoot 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)
References in periodicals archive ?
Nucleation mode particles from alcohol combustion results in small mass emissions due to their small size, but they may additionally absorb much less per mass unit at the wavelength of interest (808 nm) compared to soot black carbon.
Sir Bobby often said that his Dad went down the pits black and white and came home covered in soot black and white - black and white was in his blood.
Joe Jackson has been called the real-life Taggart but this is no TV fantasy - this is real city police work: concrete hard, soot black and blood red.