- of a blackish colour
Phrontistery dictionary. 2013.
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nigricant — ˈnigrə̇kənt adjective Etymology: Latin nigricant , nigricans, present participle of nigricare to be blackish, from nigr , niger black : blackish … Useful english dictionary
nigricant — nig·ri·cant … English syllables
Colour Terms — This list contains 168 definitions of obscure colour terms using combinations of normal colours of the rainbow and descriptive adjectives; e.g. cardinal = deep scarlet red; russet = reddish brown. Note that most English speakers outside the U.S.… … Phrontistery dictionary