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

Translation of black in German:

adjective

  • 3Black
    (dark-skinned) schwarz
    Black man/woman/child
    (Schwarze der, Schwarze die)
    schwarzes Kind
    Black people
    Schwarze Pl.
  • 4
    (looking gloomy) düster
    things look black
    es sieht böse od. düster aus
    black clouds
    dunkle Wolken
  • 5
    (wicked) schwarz (Gedanken)
    he is not as black as he is painted
    er ist nicht so schlecht, wie er dargestellt wird
  • 6 (angry)get some black looks
    finster angesehen werden
    give somebody a black look
    jemanden finster ansehen
  • 7 (dismal)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)[be] in the black
    in den schwarzen Zahlen [sein]
  • 4
    (in snooker) schwarze Kugel
  • 5 (black clothes)dressed in black
    schwarz gekleidet

transitive verb

  • 1
    (blacken) schwärzen
    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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