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schwarz

also: schwärzer, schwärzest…

Adjektiv

  • 2 [figurativ]der schwarze Erdteil od. Kontinent
    the Dark Continent
    die schwarze Rasse
    the Blacks pl.
    schwarze Blattern od. Pocken
    smallpox sing.
    das schwarze Schaf sein
    be the black sheep
    schwarze Liste schwarze Messe
    Black Mass
    schwarze Gedanken
    black or dismal thoughts
    das habe ich schwarz auf weiß
    I've got it in black and white or in writing
    das kann ich dir schwarz auf weiß geben
    you can take that from me
    er kann warten, bis er schwarz wird
    [umgangssprachlich]
    he can wait till the cows come home [umgangssprachlich]
    schwarz werden (Skat) [umgangssprachlich]
    lose every trick
    get whitewashed [umgangssprachlich]
    schwarz von Menschen
    packed with people
    die schwarze Kunst
    (Magie) the black art
    (Kartenspiel)schwarzer Peter
    old maid (with a black cat card instead of an old maid)
    etwas schwarz malen
    paint a black or gloomy picture of something
    vielleicht male ich zu schwarz
    perhaps I'm painting too black a picture
    schwarz sehen
    look on the black side
    für jemanden/etwas schwarz sehen
    be pessimistic about somebody/something
    er sieht/malt alles schwarz in schwarz
    he is deeply pessimistic about everything/paints a black picture of everything
    der schwarze Tod
    [gehoben]
    the Black Death
    das Schwarze Meer
    the Black Sea
    Mann 1 Schwarz schwarzsehen

adverbial

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Schwarz
Stressed vowel length and/or separability: Schwạrz

Neutrum Schwarz[es], Schwarz

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