black and white: Meaning and Definition of
black' and white'
- black (def. 28).
Pronunciation: (blak'un-hwīt', -wīt'), [key]
- displaying only black and white tones; without color, as a picture or chart: a black-and-white photograph.
- partly black and partly white; made up of separate areas or design elements of black and white: black-and-white shoes.
- of, pertaining to, or constituting a two-valued system, as of logic or morality; absolute: To those who think in black-and-white terms, a person must be either entirely good or entirely bad.