1. [ noun ] an artist's brush made of sable hair
Synonyms: sable_brush sable's_hair_pencil
Related terms: brush rigger
2. [ noun ] (clothing) a scarf (or trimming) made of sable
Related terms: scarf
3. [ noun ] (color) a very dark black
Synonyms: ebony pitch_black jet_black soot_black coal_black
Related terms: black ebonize
4. [ noun ] the expensive dark brown fur of the marten
Related terms: fur
5. [ adjective ] dark somewhat brownish black
Related terms: achromatic
6. [ noun ] Last name, frequency rank in the U.S. is 21929
7. [ noun ] (zoology) marten of North Asian forests having luxuriant dark brown fur
Synonyms: Martes_zibellina
Related terms: marten
Similar spelling:   Safley