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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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v. - Make or become dark; Burn slightly and superficially so as to affect color.

Usage examples (33)
  • Speculation is such a position will go to a black candidate because the party has realised the need to "blacken" its leadership.
  • He felt his expression blacken to match his mood.
  • No matter what I do, I can't seem to get it to "blacken" so I can check it.
  • Let them blacken our names and pursue us with ill, for more
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