1. black, blackness, inkiness, achromatic color, achromatic colour

usage: 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, dark, darkness

usage: total absence of light; "they fumbled around in total darkness"; "in the black of night"

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