Translation of "black" - English-Japanese dictionary

black

adjective uk /blæk/ us /blæk/

A1 being the colour of the sky on a dark night

黒い
a black jacket

A2 Someone who is black has the dark skin typical of people from Africa.

黒人の
black Americans

funny about unpleasant or frightening subjects

風刺的な, ブラックユーモアの
black comedy
noun uk /blæk/ us /blæk/

A2 the colour of the sky on a dark night

黒, 黒色
She always dresses in black.
be in the black

If your bank account is in the black, it contains some money.

(経済が)黒字である
in black and white

printed in a book, newspaper, or official document

印刷されて, 文書にして
Look at the contract – it’s all there in black and white.

(Translation of “black” from the Cambridge English–Japanese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)