1. [ noun ] (color) a very dark black
Synonyms: jet_black pitch_black sable soot_black coal_black
Related terms: black ebonize
2. [ adjective ] very dark black
Synonyms: ebon
Related terms: achromatic
3. [ noun ] hard dark-colored heartwood of the ebony tree; used in cabinetwork and for piano keys
Related terms: wood
4. [ noun ] Woman's first name, popularity rank in the U.S. is 492
5. [ noun ] (botany) tropical tree of southern Asia having hard dark-colored heartwood used in cabinetwork
Synonyms: Diospyros_ebenum
Related terms: tree Diospyros
Similar spelling:   ebon