Definition of ebon in English:


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Pronunciation: /ˈɛb(ə)n


[mass noun] literary
  • Dark brown or black; ebony: [as modifier]: the ebon acid of the Styx
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    • Dark curls of ebon feathered around his face in need of another trim soon.
    • The other male had dark, ebon skin, and long scarlet hair that waved gently in the fiery breeze.
    • She was in a dark room, so black that she could feel its ebon weight upon her shoulders.

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