,1、(as) black as (one's) hat,Completely black; totally without light or color.
全黑；完全没有光或色彩。,The basement gives me the creeps, it's as black as my hat down there!
谁人地下室让我毛骨悚然，那里一点儿光都没有！,2、a black day,a day when something very unpleasant or sad happens (usually + for ).
发生了一些很不开心或悲痛事情的一天（常用作a black day for）。,When we heard the news that David Bowie had died, we knew it was going to be a black day for all of his loyal fans.
当我们听到David Bowie去世的新闻，我们就明晰这对于他所有忠实粉丝来说，将会是悲痛的一天。,3、be in the black,If a bank account is in the black, it contains some money, and if a person or business is in the black, they have money in the bank and are not in debt.
若是一个银行账户in the black，说明内里尚有一些钱。若是一小我私人或企业是in the black，那么他们在银行尚有存款，没有欠债。,Incredibly, we're still in the black after our holiday.
难以置信，度假之后我们在银行尚有存款。,4、back the black stump,In or of an extremely remote, isolated, and/or uncivilized location, usually meaning the Australian outback."Black stump" is used colloquially as an imaginary marker of the edge of civilized settlement, though the origin of the term is uncertain. Primarily heard in Australia.
在一个相当偏远、伶仃的地方，有可能是未文明化的区域，通常指的是澳大利亚的内陆。“Black stump”在 口语中用 作文明定居点的想象边缘线，虽然这个线通常不存在。主要在澳大利亚使用。,There are many people who still live back of the black stump, lacking access to medical care and other basic social services.
尚有许多人生涯在非文明区域，缺少医疗和其他基础社会服务的途径。,5、the new black,used to say that something is the most popular or fashionable colour or thing at the moment
用来指一时最盛行或时尚的颜色、事物。,Designers say that green is the new black.
设计师们说绿色是新的盛行色。, , ,6、devil is not so black as he is painted,No one is as bad as people say he is. (Implies that people are saying too many bad things about someone.)
没有人有人们口中的那么坏。（指的是人们通常会说某人太多的坏话）,I can't believe that actress is as coldhearted as the gossip columns say she is. The devil is not so black as he is painted.
我不信托谁人女演员有八卦专栏说得那么冷血，妖怪并不像人们描绘的那样黑。,7、give a black eye to (someone or something),To make someone or something look bad; to damage one's reputation.
让某人或某事看起来很糟；毁掉一小我私人的声誉。,That food critic's negative review really gave a black eye to my restaurant.
那位美食指斥家的消极谈论真的毁了我餐馆的声誉。,8、as clear as black and white,Of the utmost clarity; clearly defined or differentiated; without any room for confusion, ambiguity.
极端显著清晰；显著界定或区别；没有任何疑心、模糊不清的空间。,Love isn't always as clear as black and white, you know. You have to accept that there are many gray areas in relationships.
爱不总是是非明晰的，你知道吗。在恋爱关系中你不得不接受内里许多的灰色地带。,The case made by the government seems as clear as black and white: raise taxes to pay for public amenities.
政府做的这件事看起来就像黑和白一样简朴明晰：提高税收以支付公共康乐设施。,9、the Black Maria,A police vehicle, typically one carrying prisoners.
一种警方交通工具，通常会带着囚犯。也就是警员押送囚犯的无窗囚车。,Man, there's the Black Maria. Looks like I'm headed to a different jail.
老兄，那儿有辆“黑玛丽”。看起来我似乎要被送到另一个牢狱。,They just threw Billy in the back of a Black Maria and hauled him off to the police station!
他们刚把Billy扔进了一辆“黑玛丽”的后面，然后把他拖到了警局。,10、black out,1) [for lights] to go out.
(灯）熄灭。,Suddenly the lights blacked out.
突然灯都熄灭了。,The power went dead and everything blacked out.
电力断了，所有器械都熄火了。,2) to pass out; to become unconscious.
昏厥；变得失去意识。,After I fell, I must have blacked out.
我倒下之后，一定已经失去意识了。,I think I am going to black out.