Origin of jet-blackFrom jet 1
- Alternative spelling of jet-black.
- The Pagophila is the so-called ivory-gull, P. eburnea, names which hardly do justice to the extreme whiteness of its plumage, to which its jet-black legs offer a strong contrast.
- His complexion was of an extreme pallor, and, combined with his jet-black hair, gave in earlier life something of an Italian aspect to his face.
- Ivy was the smaller of the two and had jet-black hair.