jet-black jet-black

Definition(s):

  • (adj) of the blackest black; similar to the color of jet or coal

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Her face had ready-made drama: jet-black hair framing kabuki-white skin.
  2. Rachel Sweet is a baby-voiced comedian with jet-black hair piled high in a ponytail that makes her look like Pebbles Flintstone.
  3. Chic as a Paris bandbox, its jet-black walls garnished with white lilies and orchids, the Blue Angel gave off more than a suggestion of the smarter mortuaries.

News

  • Cut of the Day: “Wear Me Out,” Summer Cannibals

    I used to have a girlfriend who would swoon over every adorable canine in a vest she would see at the local farmers market. I once mentioned I didn't find it cute, that I actually found it borderline sad. She told me the dogs would freeze to death without it. I told her it was 70 degrees out. We no longer date. Lemon,  the smug mutt in the jet-black leather vest gracing the cover of  Summer ...
    on June 7, 2013     Source: Willamette Week

Quotes

  1. "I never lost touch with him, but it is strange to see him back here with jet-black hair and a jet-black goatee," said Michael Cuddyer, who the Twins selected 41 picks before LeCroy in `97. "I guess he's making a statement that he's gotten...
    on Feb 25, 2007 By: Michael Cuddyer Source: San Jose Mercury News

  2. "I remember him coming to the club, this skinny kid with overly long jet-black hair. We had a running session where Shaun Hart would always dominate because he was just a wonderfully gifted runner," Akermanis said yesterday.
    on Jul 31, 2009 By: Jason Akermanis Source: Melbourne Herald Sun

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