Black and White


Black adjective - Having the color of soot or coal.
Usage example: a little black dress blends into the night very well

White is an antonym for black in topics: dirty, evil, dark, hopeless, angry.


White adjective - Being of the achromatic color of maximum lightness; having little or no hue owing to reflection of almost all incident light.
Usage example: a bride's white dress

Black is an antonym for white in lacking color topic.

Nearby Words: whit, whiten, whitish, whiting, whitened

Both words in one sentence

  • Chess with Death You can also see the black and white objects just fine, you just can't tell if they are black or white.
  • Webcomic / Off-White The black and white spirits are not inherently good or evil, and are not always completely white or black (Iki, the white spirit wolf, is off white, and the white spirit raven is black feathered).
  • Panda-ing to the Audience When police cars were introduced they were black and white or black and blue.
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