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black
British English: /blak/
American English: /blæk/

Translation of black in German:

adjective

  • 3Black
    (dark-skinned)
    Black man/woman/child
    (Schwarze der, Schwarze die)
    schwarzes Kind
    Black people
  • 4
    (looking gloomy)
    things look black
    es sieht böse od. düster aus
    black clouds
    dunkle Wolken
  • 5
    (wicked) (Gedanken)
    he is not as black as he is painted
    er ist nicht so schlecht, wie er dargestellt wird
  • 6 (angry) See examples:get some black looks
    finster angesehen werden
    give somebody a black look
    jemanden finster ansehen
  • 7 (dismal) See examples:a black day
    ein schwarzer Tag
    be in a black mood
    deprimiert sein
    black despair
    tiefe Verzweiflung
  • 9
    (not to be handled)
    bestreikt
    (Lastwagen, Schiff)

noun

  • 1 (colour)
    Schwarz, das
    (in roulette)
    Noir, das
    the new black (also figurative)
    das neue Schwarz
  • 3 (credit) See examples:[be] in the black
    in den schwarzen Zahlen [sein]
  • 4
    (in snooker)
    schwarze Kugel
  • 5 (black clothes) See examples:dressed in black
    schwarz gekleidet

transitive verb

  • 1
    (blacken)
    black somebody's eye
    jemandem ein blaues Auge machen
    black one's face
    sich schwarz anmalen
    black one's shoes
    seine Schuhe wichsen

Phrasal verbs

black out

transitive verb

Definition of black in:

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