black diamond


Definition of black diamond

1 : dense black hematite
2 black diamonds plural : coal sense 3a

Examples of black diamond in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web For experts who prefer black and double-black diamond difficulty, there are many advanced runs to choose from. Nicole Cormier, Dallas News, "A guide to Telluride’s slopes," 12 Feb. 2020 The new runs, rated double-black diamond, will include tree skiing and glades. John Meyer, The Know, "From a new lift to added terrain, here’s what’s new at Colorado ski areas this season," 20 Nov. 2019 Meanwhile, Giorgio Armani, on stylish Via Condotti, launches its first-ever fine-jewelry collection this year, with three distinct lines, including Sì, an architectural range in black onyx with black diamonds. Andrea Whittle, Condé Nast Traveler, "Vintage Shops, Markets, and Home Goods Stores to Visit in Rome Right Now," 17 Dec. 2019 Clater Jewelers has diamond pendants, diamond earring and black diamond specials Saturday. Kirby Adams, The Courier-Journal, "Shop local Louisville deals: Small Business Saturday, Museum Store Sunday and Cyber Monday," 26 Nov. 2019 And that descent, down a partial black diamond run, is a prized memory. Washington Post, "How a 40-year-old skier tamed her terror and learned to take on black diamond runs," 1 Nov. 2019 Six baseball diamonds, four adult and two Little League, and nine skiing/snowboarding runs ranging from easy to black diamond. Alec Johnson, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, "How well do you know the Milwaukee suburbs? Test your knowledge with these 31 questions.," 14 Oct. 2019 My David Yurman eternity band with pavé black diamonds. Leena Kim, Town & Country, "The Connoisseur: Aldis Hodge Swears by These Holy Grail Watches," 12 Nov. 2019 The KW Atelier jewelry begins at $1000 and has eight different stones that include black diamonds, peach morganite, and grey moonstone to choose from. Nandi Howard, Essence, "Karen Walker Debuts Modern Bridal Collection," 14 Aug. 2019

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First Known Use of black diamond

1763, in the meaning defined at sense 3

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“Black diamond.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 25 Sep. 2020.

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