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1. black

adjective. ['ˈblæk'] being of the achromatic color of maximum darkness; having little or no hue owing to absorption of almost all incident light.

Synonyms

  • dark

Antonyms

  • white
  • comprehensible

Etymology

  • black (Middle English (1100-1500))

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Words that Rhyme with Black Race

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  • {left-brace
  • left-brace
  • jonbenet's
  • }close-brace
  • worst-case
  • }right-brace
  • right-brace
  • misplace
  • interlace
  • displace
  • disgrace
  • retrace
  • lambastes
  • embrace
  • degrace
  • replace
  • incase
  • encase
  • deface
  • debase
  • trace
  • space
  • place
  • grace
  • glace
  • frace
  • erase
  • efface
  • drace

2. black

adjective. ['ˈblæk'] marked by anger or resentment or hostility.

Antonyms

  • chromatic

Etymology

  • black (Middle English (1100-1500))

3. black

adjective. ['ˈblæk'] of or belonging to a racial group having dark skin especially of sub-Saharan African origin.

Synonyms

  • dark-skinned
  • African-American
  • colored
  • Afro-American
  • negro
  • non-white
  • negroid
  • dark

Antonyms

  • colorlessness
  • natural
  • impartial
  • blond

Etymology

  • black (Middle English (1100-1500))

4. black

noun. ['ˈblæk'] the quality or state of the achromatic color of least lightness (bearing the least resemblance to white).

Synonyms

  • pitch black
  • jet black
  • ebony
  • soot black
  • achromatic color
  • blackness
  • coal black
  • inkiness
  • achromatic colour

Antonyms

  • white
  • inauspiciousness
  • unpropitiousness
  • felicitous

Etymology

  • black (Middle English (1100-1500))

5. race

verb. ['ˈreɪs'] move fast.

Synonyms

  • hotfoot
  • hasten
  • bucket along
  • speed
  • dash
  • scud
  • buck
  • tear
  • pelt along
  • locomote
  • move
  • cannonball along
  • shoot down
  • thrust ahead
  • belt along
  • rush
  • scoot
  • push forward
  • go
  • flash
  • step on it
  • barge
  • dart
  • charge
  • hie
  • shoot
  • travel

Antonyms

  • linger
  • opening
  • retreat
  • gladden

Etymology

  • race (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • razza (Italian)

6. race

noun. ['ˈreɪs'] a contest of speed.

Synonyms

  • sack race
  • skiing race
  • car race
  • dog racing
  • chariot race
  • relay race
  • run
  • boat race
  • burnup
  • horse race
  • bicycle race
  • competition
  • contest
  • scratch race
  • auto race
  • ski race
  • relay
  • potato race
  • freestyle
  • footrace
  • foot race
  • cross country
  • repechage
  • automobile race

Antonyms

  • decelerate
  • inelegance
  • stand still
  • laugh

Etymology

  • race (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • razza (Italian)

7. race

noun. ['ˈreɪs'] any competition.

Synonyms

  • arms race
  • run
  • political campaign
  • campaign
  • competition

Antonyms

  • recede
  • ride
  • follow
  • fall

Etymology

  • race (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • razza (Italian)

8. race

noun. ['ˈreɪs'] people who are believed to belong to the same genetic stock.

Synonyms

  • colour
  • Indian race
  • Negroid race
  • White race
  • color
  • master race
  • people of color
  • Yellow race
  • Slavic race
  • Black race
  • Mongolian race
  • people of colour
  • Caucasoid race
  • White people
  • Slavic people
  • Caucasian race
  • Herrenvolk
  • grouping
  • Amerindian race
  • Mongoloid race
  • Negro race

Antonyms

  • go
  • rise
  • precede
  • advance

Etymology

  • race (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • razza (Italian)

9. race

verb. ['ˈreɪs'] compete in a race.

Synonyms

  • speed skate
  • place
  • compete
  • run
  • vie
  • campaign
  • show
  • contend
  • horse-race

Antonyms

  • back
  • behave
  • discontinue
  • closing

Etymology

  • race (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • razza (Italian)

10. race

noun. ['ˈreɪs'] (biology) a taxonomic group that is a division of a species; usually arises as a consequence of geographical isolation within a species.

Synonyms

  • taxon
  • subspecies
  • taxonomic category

Antonyms

  • converge
  • enter
  • hop out
  • push

Etymology

  • race (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • razza (Italian)

Example sentences of the word black-race


1. Noun Phrase
To the Nation, which believes the black race is the source of all good, intimate contact between black men and white women leads to vice and corruption.

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