a wooded mountain region in SW Germany. Highest peak, Feldberg, 4905 feet (1495 meters).
the Black Forest, a hilly wooded region of SW Germany, in Baden-Württemberg: a popular resort area German name der Schwarzwald
a rich chocolate cake, sometimes kirsch-flavored, with a cream filling, containing and often decorated with candied or sour cherries.
noun Usage Note
a red fox in a color phase in which its fur is mostly black. Historical Examples The New North Agnes Deans Cameron Myths of the Cherokee James Mooney The New North Agnes Deans Cameron The New North Agnes Deans Cameron
a Dominican friar: so called from the distinctive black mantle worn by the order. Historical Examples The History of Signboards Jacob Larwood noun a Dominican friar n.