blackish blackish

Definition(s):

  • (adj) of something that is somewhat black

Usage(s):

  1. The neck, shoulders, barrel and back vary from sepia and black to deep red; the belly is blackish; the tail bright red with a black tuft.
  2. Bright sun fired through slabs of blackish clouds -- tremendous lights and darks at work -- and then a dense snow pelted horizontally through the sunlit air.
  3. In the eleventh, another Olson punch knocked the dressing off and left the cut looking like a blackish mussel shell, gaping in the middle.

News

  • Janesville police looking for dog that bit woman

    Janesville Police are looking for the dog that bit a woman Thursday around 1 p.m., according to a release. Officials said the dog approached the woman from the south near Mineral Point and North Oakhill and bit her in the lower right leg. The dog is described as a small, blackish-gray shitzu-type dog with no collar or tags, according to the release. The release stated the woman was treated at a ...
    on June 21, 2013     Source: WISC-TV Madison

Quotes

  • "The sight was frightening - two adults and two smaller ones, huge and bulky, furry, heads looked as if they were wearing caps, and their colour was somewhat blackish brown," said Wallen Sangma, a 40-year-old farmer.
    on Jun 8, 2007 By: Purno Sangma Source: Indian Muslims

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