Black and white

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Definition

black and white: without colors; official, on paper; distinct, clear
idiom
a black and white movie a film without colors, only black, grey and white
You have it here in black and white. You have it written clearly and officially here.

Examples

  • "-We've got a problem with the black and white Chinese people at the zoo."
  • "Travel back in time to the black and white days."
  • "But the issue of outsourcing is not black and white."
  • "Bruno : Yes, well when I say 'colorful', I mean that you use black and white in a way that is so revolutionary, it."
  • "Brighton : My paintings are in black and white."

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