Definition of Blackest

1. Adjective. (superlative of black) ¹



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Definition of Blackest

1. black [adj] - See also: black

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Blackest

blacke santis
blacke santus
blacke saunts
blacked
blacken
blacken out
blackened
blackener
blackeners
blackenest
blackeneth
blackening
blackenings
blackens
blacker
blackest (current term)
blackey
blackeye
blackeyed
blackeyes
blackeys
blackface
blackfaces
blackfeet
blackfella
blackfellas
blackfeller
blackfellers
blackfellow
blackfellows

Literary usage of Blackest

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The Library of Literary Criticism of English and American Authors by Charles Wells Moulton (1904)
"... of ignorance and lust; but its faint glimmer guides his steps to the brink of blank infidelity, and then the pale rays fade into blackest night. ..."

2. The Library of Literary Criticism of English and American Authors by Charles Wells Moulton (1904)
"... of ignorance and lust; but its faint glimmer guides his steps to the brink of blank infidelity, and then the pale rays fade into blackest night. ..."

3. The Catholic Encyclopedia: An International Work of Reference on the by Charles George Herbermann, Edward Aloysius Pace, Condé Bénoist Pallen, Thomas Joseph Shahan, John Joseph Wynne (1913)
"Everywhere he found abuses, and everywhere painted them in the blackest colours, making no allowances for local conditions or for the dark side of the ..."

4. Handy-book of Literary Curiosities by William Shepard Walsh (1892)
"... the antithesis when he said,— Of some for glory such the boundless rage, Thai they're the blackest scandal of the age. Voltaire, an admirer of Pope, ..."

5. The Jonson Allusion-Book: A Collection of Allusions to Ben Jonson from 1597-1700 by Jesse Franklin Bradley, Joseph Quincy Adams (1922)
"... that I am assaulted with the Ignorance of partial and prejudicial Readers, who have bespattered with the blackest Obloquy they can, a Piece lately ..."

6. The Catholic Encyclopedia: An International Work of Reference on the by Charles George Herbermann, Edward Aloysius Pace, Condé Bénoist Pallen, Thomas Joseph Shahan, John Joseph Wynne (1913)
"Everywhere he found abuses, and everywhere painted them in the blackest colours, making no allowances for local conditions or for the dark side of the ..."

7. Handy-book of Literary Curiosities by William Shepard Walsh (1892)
"... the antithesis when he said,— Of some for glory such the boundless rage, Thai they're the blackest scandal of the age. Voltaire, an admirer of Pope, ..."

8. The Jonson Allusion-Book: A Collection of Allusions to Ben Jonson from 1597-1700 by Jesse Franklin Bradley, Joseph Quincy Adams (1922)
"... that I am assaulted with the Ignorance of partial and prejudicial Readers, who have bespattered with the blackest Obloquy they can, a Piece lately ..."

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