Synonyms of sable


1. sable, sable brush, sable's hair pencil, brush

usage: an artist's brush made of sable hairs

2. sable, fur, pelt

usage: the expensive dark brown fur of the marten

3. coal black, ebony, jet black, pitch black, sable, soot black, black, blackness, inkiness

usage: a very dark black

4. sable, scarf

usage: a scarf (or trimming) made of sable

5. sable, Martes zibellina, marten, marten cat

usage: marten of northern Asian forests having luxuriant dark brown fur


1. sable, achromatic (vs. chromatic), neutral

usage: of a dark somewhat brownish black

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