jet-black definition

  • adjective:
    • Deep black.
    • coal-black; associated with blackest black colored
    • Black as jet; deep black colored. See very first jet.
    • for the blackest black; just like the color of jet or coal
  • noun:
    • coal-black; the blackest black
    • A deep black shade; specifically, an acid coal-tar color of the disazo kind, produced by disulpho-azo-benzene-alpha-naphthylamine. It dyes wool a-deep bluish black colored in a mildly acid or neutral bath.
    • a really dark black colored
  • others:
    • for the deepest black; black colored as jet.

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