pitch-black

[ pich-blak ]
/ ˈpɪtʃˈblæk /

adjective

extremely black or dark as pitch: a pitch-black night.

Origin of pitch-black

First recorded in 1590–1600
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pitch-black


adjective

extremely dark; unlitthe room was pitch-black
of a deep black colour
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