1. black humour the juxtaposition of morbid and farcical elements (in writing or drama) to give a disturbing effect
  2. black humor the juxtaposition of morbid and farcical elements (in writing or drama) to give a disturbing effect
  3. blackamoor a person with dark skin who comes from Africa
  4. black moss dense festoons of greenish-grey hairlike flexuous strands anchored to tree trunks and branches by sparse wiry roots; southeastern United States and West Indies to South America
  5. black grouse grouse of which the male is bluish-black
  6. black maire northern Zealand tree having dense hard light-brown wood
  7. black morel a morel whose pitted fertile body is attached to the stalk with little free skirt around it; the fertile body is grey when young and black in old age
  8. black Maria van used by police to transport prisoners
  9. Black Maria a form of whist in which players avoid winning tricks containing hearts or the queen of spades
  10. blackthorn a thorny Eurasian bush with plumlike fruits
  11. Black race a dark-skinned race
  12. blackguard someone who is morally reprehensible
  13. polygamous having more than one mate at a time
  14. blackboard sheet of slate; for writing with chalk
  15. black hemlock large evergreen of western United States
  16. black hickory smooth-barked North American hickory with 7 to 9 leaflets bearing a hard-shelled edible nut
  17. black Angus black hornless breed from Scotland
  18. black spruce small spruce of boggy areas of northeastern North America having spreading branches with dense foliage; inferior wood
  19. blackheart heart cherry with dark flesh and skin cherry
  20. Black Forest a hilly forest region in southwestern Germany