Meaning of blacksnake


Pronunciation: (blak'snāk"), [key]
— n.
  1. Also calleda blackish racer, Coluber constrictor subspecies, of the eastern U.S., that grows to a length of 6 ft. (1.8 m).
  2. any of various other snakes of a black or very dark color.
  3. a heavy, tapering, flexible whip of braided cowhide or the like.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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