1. Of the very darkest colour owing to the absence of or complete absorption of light; the opposite of white.
2. Belonging to or denoting any human group having dark-coloured skin, especially of African or Australian Aboriginal ancestry.
3. Characterized by tragic or disastrous events; causing despair or pessimism.
4. Denoting a covert military procedure.
5. (Of goods or work) not to be handled or undertaken by trade union members, especially so as to express support for an industrial dispute elsewhere.
6. Black colour or pigment.
7. A member of a dark-skinned people, especially one of African or Australian Aboriginal ancestry.
8. The situation of not owing money to a bank or of making a profit in a business operation.
9. Make (something) black, especially with polish.
10. Refuse to handle (goods), undertake (work), or have dealings with (a person or business) as a way of taking industrial action.
Plural Noun: Blacks
Verb form: Black, Blacked, Blacked
Poonam has a black dress.