III. ORGANIC MATTER
2. Sensation; special sensation; light; specific light
jet, ink, ebony, coal pitch, soot, charcoal, sloe, smut, raven, crow.
[Pigments] lampblack, ivory black, blueblack; writing ink, printing ink, printer's ink, Indian ink.
blacken, infuscate, denigrate; blot, blotch; smutch; smirch; darken [more].
[Adjectives] black, sable, swarthy, somber, dark, inky, ebon, atramentous, jetty; coal-black, jet-black; fuliginous, pitchy, sooty, swart, dusky, dingy, murky, Ethiopic; low-toned, low in tone; of the deepest dye.