slate black

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noun

a slightly purplish black.

Nearby words

  1. slashingly,
  2. slat,
  3. slat back,
  4. slatch,
  5. slate,
  6. slate blue,
  7. slate-colored junco,
  8. slated for, be,
  9. slater,
  10. slater, samuel

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Examples from the Web for slate black

  • The slit of blood grew larger and larger in the slate-black clouds.

  • They bathed it in reddish light, and it loomed halfway out of the slate-black sea like something left alone in a ruined world.

    Hunters Out of Space|Joseph Everidge Kelleam