black

suomi-englanti sanakirja

black englannista suomeksi

  1. väärä, harhaanjohtava

  2. vihamielinen, tuima, äkäinen

  3. musta

  4. synkkä, tumma

  5. säkkipimeä, pimeä

  6. mustana

  7. lohduton

  8. mustata, mustua

  9. alhainen

  10. mustaihoinen

  11. paha

  1. Substantiivi

  2. Verbi

black englanniksi

  1. Black

  1. Absorbing all light and reflecting none; dark and hueless.

  2. Without light.

  3. Belonging to or descended from any of various (African, Aboriginal, etc) ethnic groups which typically have dark pigmentation of the skin. (q)

  4. (quote-song)|title=Is It Because I'm Black|year=1969|passage=Somebody tell me, what can I do / Something is holding me back / Is it because I'm black?

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  6. 1975 May, Terry Hodges, in ''Ebony'', page 10:

  7. I am a young, light-skinned black woman, and truer words were never written of the problem we light-skinned blacks have had to live with. The article explains in-depth what it's like.
  8. {{quote-journal|en|date=November 7, 2012|author=Matt Bai|title=Winning a Second Term, Obama Will Confront Familiar Headwinds|work=New York Times|url=http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/07/us/politics/in-president-obamas-second-term-familiar-challenges.html?pagewanted=all&_r=0

  9. Designated for use by those ethnic groups.

  10. (ux)

  11. Of the spades or clubs suits. Compare (m)

  12. Bad; evil; ill-omened.

  13. 1655, Benjamin Needler, ''Expository notes, with practical observations; towards the opening of the five first chapters of the first book of Moses called Genesis.'' London: N. Webb and W. Grantham, page 168.

  14. (..) what a black day would that be, when the Ordinances of Jesus Christ should as it were be excommunicated, and cast out of the Church of Christ.
  15. (quote-book)

  16. 1861, Anthony Trollope, ''Framley Parsonage''

  17. She had seen so much of the blacker side of human nature that blackness no longer startled her as it should do.
  18. Expressing menace, or discontent; threatening; sullen.

  19. 1902, John Buchan, ''The Outgoing of the Tide''

  20. The lassie had grace given her to refuse, but with a woeful heart, and Heriotside rode off in black discontent, leaving poor Ailie to sigh her love. He came back the next day and the next, but aye he got the same answer.
  21. Illegitimate, illegal or disgraced.

  22. 1952, ''The Contemporary Review'', vol. 182, page 338.

  23. Foodstuffs were rationed and, as in other countries in a similar situation, the black market was flourishing.
  24. Overcrowded.

  25. Without any cream, milk{{, or creamer.

  26. Of or relating to the playing pieces of a game deemed to belong to the "black" set (in chess the set used by the player who moves second) (qualifier).

  27. Anarchist; of or pertaining to anarchism.

  28. Said of a symbol or character that is solid, filled with color. Compare (m).

  29. ''Compare two Unicode symbols: (l) = "WHITE RIGHT POINTING INDEX"; (l) = BLACK RIGHT POINTING INDEX''

  30. Related to the (w) of Germany.

  31. Clandestine; relating to a political, military, or espionage operation or site, the existence or details of which is withheld from the general public.

  32. Occult; relating to something (such as mystical or magical knowledge) which is unknown to or kept secret from the general public.

  33. 2014, J.R.R. Tolkien, ''Beowulf: A Translation and Commentary'', Houghton Mifflin Harcourt ((ISBN)), page 168:

  34. But a ''hel-rúne'' was one who knew secret black knowledge – and the association of ''hell'' with the dead shows that the gloss in O.H.G. 'necromancia' is very close.
  35. Protestant, often with the implication of being militantly pro-British or anti-Catholic. (q); Barkley, John Monteith (1959) ''A Short History of the Presbyterian Church in Ireland'' p.36

  36. (ux) (Ulster)

  37. 1812, Edward Wakefield, https://books.google.ie/books?id=P54TAAAAYAAJ&pg=PA737 ''An Account of Ireland, Statistical and Political'' Vol. 2, p. 737:

  38. There is a district, comprehending Donegal, the interior of the county of Derry, and the western side of Tyrone, which is emphatically called by the people "the Black North," an expression not meant, as I conceive, to mark its greater exposure to the westerly winds, but rather its dreary aspect.
  39. 1841 March 20, "Intelligence; Catholicity in Ulster" ''Catholic Herald'' (Bengal), Vol. 2 No. 1, p. 27:

  40. Even in the "black North"—in " Protestant Ulster"—Catholicity is progressing at a rate that must strike terror into its enemies, and impart pride and hope to the professors of the faith of our sainted forefathers.
  41. 1886 Thomas Power O'Connor, ''The Parnell Movement: With a Sketch of Irish Parties from 1843'', page 520:

  42. To the southern Nationalist the north was chiefly known as the home of the most rabid religious and political intolerance perhaps in the whole Christian world; it was designated by the comprehensive title of the 'Black North.'
  43. 1914 May 27, https://babel.hathitrust.org/cgi/pt?id=mdp.39015084608945;view=1up;seq=584 "Review of ''The North Afire'' by W. Douglas Newton", ''The Sketch: A Journal of Art and Actuality'', volume 86, page t:

  44. Now April's brother, once also holding a commission in that regiment, was an Ulster Volunteer, her father a staunch, black Protestant, her family tremulously "loyal" to the country whose Parliament was turning them out of its councils.
  45. 1985 April, J. A. Weaver, "John Henry Biggart 1905-1979 — A portrait in respect and affection", ''Ulster Medical Journal'', volume 54, number 1, page 1:

  46. He John Henry Biggart was personally amused at having once been called "a black bastard".
  47. 2007 September 6, Fintan O'Toole, "Diary", ''London Review of Books'' volume 29, number 17, page 35:

  48. He had been playing Gaelic football for Lisnaskea Emmets, his local team in County Fermanagh, against a team from nearby Brookeborough, when someone from the opposing team called him a ‘black cunt’. ‘Black’, in this case, was a reference not to the colour of his skin but to his religion. It is short for ‘Black Protestant’, a long-standing term of sectarian abuse.
  49. Having one or more features (hair, fur, armour, clothes, bark, etc) that is dark (or black); in taxonomy, especially: dark in comparison to another species with the same base name.

  50. Foul; dirty.

  51. The colour/color perceived in the absence of light, but also when no light is reflected, but rather absorbed.

  52. (colour panel)

  53. (RQ:Shakespeare Love's Labour's Lost)

  54. A black dye or pigment.

  55. A pen, pencil, crayon, etc., made of black pigment.

  56. Black cloth hung up at funerals.

  57. 1625, Francis Bacon, "Of Death", ''Essays'':

  58. Groans, and convulsions, and a discolored face, and friends weeping, and blacks, and obsequies, and the like, show death terrible.
  59. A member of descendant of any of various (African, Aboriginal, etc) ethnic groups which typically have dark pigmentation of the skin. (q)

  60. (RQ:Cooper Miles Wallingford)"

  61. (quote-book)|title=(w)|url=http://www.gutenberg.org/files/3067/3067-h/3067-h.htm|passage=But presently the negro seized the Hindoo by the throat; the Hindoo just pricked him in the arm with his knife, and the next moment his own head was driven against the side of the cabin with a stunning crack(..)The cabin was now full, and Sharpe was for putting both the blacks in irons.

  62. Blackness, the condition of belonging to or being descended from one of these ethnic groups.

  63. (uxi)

  64. The black ball.

  65. The edge of plate.

  66. A type of firecracker that is really more dark brown in colour.

  67. Blackcurrant syrup (in mixed drinks, e.g. and black, cider and black).

  68. The person playing with the black set of pieces.

  69. ''At this point black makes a disastrous move.''

  70. Something, or a part of a thing, which is black.

  71. (RQ:Digby Two Treatise)

  72. the black or sight of the eye
  73. A stain; a spot.

  74. 1619, (w), ''All's Lost by Lust''

  75. defiling her white lawn of chastity with ugly blacks of lust
  76. A dark smut fungus, harmful to wheat.

  77. Marijuana.

  78. To make black; to blacken.

  79. 1859, Oliver Optic, ''Poor and Proud; or, The Fortunes of Katy Redburn, a Story for Young Folks'' https://web.archive.org/web/20140324200615/http://etext.lib.virginia.edu/etcbin/ot2www-pubeng?specfile=%2Ftexts%2Fenglish%2Fmodeng%2Fpublicsearch%2Fmodengpub.o2w&act=surround&offset=506735625&tag=Optic%2C+Oliver%3A+Poor+and+proud%3B+or%2C+The+fortunes+of+Katy+Redburn%2C+a+story+for+young+folks%2C+1859&query=+black+your&id=OptPoor

  80. "I don't want to fight; but you are a mean, dirty blackguard, or you wouldn't have treated a girl like that," replied Tommy, standing as stiff as a stake before the bully.
    "Say that again, and I'll black your eye for you."
  81. 1911, Edna Ferber, ''Buttered Side Down'' https://web.archive.org/web/20140324200610/http://etext.lib.virginia.edu/etcbin/ot2www-pubeng?specfile=%2Ftexts%2Fenglish%2Fmodeng%2Fpublicsearch%2Fmodengpub.o2w&act=surround&offset=302756157&tag=Ferber%2C+Edna%3A+Buttered+Side+Down%2C+1911&query=+black+your&id=FerButt

  82. Ted, you can black your face, and dye your hair, and squint, and some fine day, sooner or later, somebody'll come along and blab the whole thing.
  83. 1922, John Galsworthy, ''A Family Man: In Three Acts'' http://books.google.com/books?vid=OCLC00645065&id=vw6G-rbudVUC&pg=PA93&lpg=PA93&dq=%22black+his+eye%22&as_brr=1

  84. I saw red, and instead of a cab I fetched that policeman. Of course father did black his eye.
  85. To apply blacking to (something).

  86. 1853, Harriet Beecher Stowe, ''The Key to Uncle Tom's Cabin'' https://web.archive.org/web/20141009081751/http://etext.lib.virginia.edu/etcbin/ot2www-pubeng?specfile=%2Ftexts%2Fenglish%2Fmodeng%2Fpublicsearch%2Fmodengpub.o2w

  87. (..) he must catch, curry, and saddle his own horse; he must black his own ''brogans'' (for he will not be able to buy boots).
  88. 1861, George William Curtis, ''Trumps: A Novel'' https://web.archive.org/web/20140324200605/http://etext.lib.virginia.edu/etcbin/ot2www-pubeng?specfile=%2Ftexts%2Fenglish%2Fmodeng%2Fpublicsearch%2Fmodengpub.o2w&act=surround&offset=160888866&tag=EAF538&query=+black+your&id=eaf538

  89. But in a moment he went to Greenidge's bedside, and said, shyly, in a low voice, "Shall I black your boots for you?"
  90. 1911, Max Beerbohm, ''Zuleika Dobson'' https://web.archive.org/web/20140324195439/http://etext.lib.virginia.edu/etcbin/ot2www-pubeng?specfile=%2Ftexts%2Fenglish%2Fmodeng%2Fpublicsearch%2Fmodengpub.o2w&act=surround&offset=91865750&tag=Beerbohm%2C+Max%2C+Sir%2C+1872-1956%3A+Zuleika+Dobson%2C+1911&query=+black+your&id=BeeZule

  91. Loving you, I could conceive no life sweeter than hers — to be always near you; to black your boots, carry up your coals, scrub your doorstep; always to be working for you, hard and humbly and without thanks.
  92. To boycott, usually as part of an industrial dispute.

  93. 2003, Alun Howkins, ''The Death of Rural England'' (page 175)

  94. The plants were blacked by the Transport and General Workers' Union and a consumer boycott was organised; both activities contributed to what the union saw as a victory.
  95. of (l) people or culture

  96. (syn)

  97. (l) person

  98. (alt form)