Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Intensely black.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective Coal-black; very black.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adjective Jet black in color.

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  • Jet black. (from Phrontistery)

    May 22, 2008

  • Based on their Latin origins, atrous = matte black whereas nigrous = glossy black.

    March 19, 2016