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  • adj. superlative form of inky: most inky.

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Examples

  • Darkness, the blackest, inkiest darkness, rolled over me in waves and hid me so well no Jack

    Three Times and Out: A Canadian Boy's Experience in Germany

  • And beyond the vale, eastwards and northwards, Catherine looked out upon a wild sea of moors wrapped in mists, sullen and storm-beaten, while to the left the clouds hung deepest and inkiest over the high points of the Ullswater mountains.

    Robert Elsmere

  • And beyond the vale, eastward and northward, Catherine looked out upon a wild sea of moors wrapped in mists, sullen and storm-beaten, while to the left the clouds hung deepest and inkiest over the high points of the Ullswater mountains.

    Robert Elsmere

  • The top of one pinnacle took the shapely, clean-cut form of a rabbit's head, in the inkiest silhouette, while it rested against the moon.

    A Tramp Abroad

  • The iPad's blacks were among the inkiest in the group, matching the late model MacBook Pro, beating the Inspiron, and blowing the iPhone out of the water.

    Original Signal - Transmitting Gadgets

  • Sardine and mackerel fishing boats, their masts bejeweled with lights, headed out from the city’s harbor for a nighttime haul; far out, an oil tanker flat against the sea, a sugar cube of lights in the inkiest part of the blackening water.

    The Hundred-Foot Journey

  • At Barlow’s I found the queerest collection of people, most of them women of the inkiest description.

    New Grub Street

  • I wear black jeans that I over-dyed to make them even blacker, and my black suede boots, and my black raincoat even though it isn’t raining and my eyeshadow and my blackest, inkiest, foulest attitude.

    Sweetblood

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