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Portuguese translation of “black”

black

noun   /blæk/
A2 the colour of the sky on a dark night
preto
She always dresses in black.
be in the black If your bank account is in the black, it contains some money .
estar com saldo credor, estar no azul
in black and white printed in a book , newspaper , or official document
preto no branco
Look at the contract – it’s all there in black and white .
(Definition of black noun from the Cambridge English-Portuguese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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