Associations to the word «Blackness»

Wiktionary

BLACKNESS, noun. (uncountable) The state, property or quality of being black.
BLACKNESS, noun. (countable) The result or product of being black.

Dictionary definition

BLACKNESS, noun. The quality or state of the achromatic color of least lightness (bearing the least resemblance to white).
BLACKNESS, noun. Total absence of light; "they fumbled around in total darkness"; "in the black of night".

Wise words

Words are always getting conventionalized to some secondary meaning. It is one of the works of poetry to take the truants in custody and bring them back to their right senses.
William Butler Yeats