What does blackness mean?

Definitions for blackness
ˈblæk nɪsblack·ness

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word blackness.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. black, blackness, inkiness(noun)

    the quality or state of the achromatic color of least lightness (bearing the least resemblance to white)

  2. total darkness, lightlessness, blackness, pitch blackness, black(noun)

    total absence of light

    "they fumbled around in total darkness"; "in the black of night"

Wiktionary

  1. blackness(Noun)

    The state, property or quality of being black.

    The blackness of outerspace comes from the lack of anything to reflect light rather than the absence of black.

  2. blackness(Noun)

    The result or product of being black.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Blackness(noun)

    the quality or state of being black; black color; atrociousness or enormity in wickedness

How to pronounce blackness?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say blackness in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of blackness in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of blackness in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of blackness in a Sentence

  1. Kansas City.Throughout her adult life:

    Caribbean rooted Bronx Blackness.

  2. Devon Jerome Crawford:

    Mayor Rahm Emanuel is implicated in the shooting death of Laquan McDonald, this killing indicates the detachment of city leaders from the plight of black, teenage youth on the South Side of Chicago and a willingness by the city to criminalize blackness as opposed to reforming structural inequality.

  3. Rachel Dolezal:

    You can't just say in one sentence what is blackness or what is black culture or what makes you who you are.

  4. Alexander Davis:

    When things are so dark like they are in the deep sea, if you reflect even a handful of photons, something can detect you, and here, these animals are covering their whole [ bodies ] in this ultra-black skin to basically suck up all the light and match the pitch blackness of the deep sea.

  5. Charles Duke:

    The first time I saw it [the Earth], we came from the backside of the Moon and we watched Earthrise. My first thought was, Were a long way from home, but after that, you recognize the beauty of it the blue, the white and the brown. Earth was just there suspended upon nothing, in the blackness of space.It was just awesome.

Images & Illustrations of blackness

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