English adjective: twilight
|1.||twilight lighted by or as if by twilight|
|Samples||The dusky night rides down the sky/And ushers in the morn.|
The twilight glow of the sky.
A boat on a twilit river.
English noun: twilight
|1.||twilight (time) the time of day immediately following sunset|
|Samples||He loved the twilight.|
They finished before the fall of night.
|Synonyms||crepuscle, crepuscule, dusk, evenfall, fall, gloam, gloaming, nightfall|
|Broader (hypernym)||hour, time of day|
|Part meronym||eve, even, evening, eventide|
|2.||twilight (phenomenon) the diffused light from the sky when the sun is below the horizon but its rays are refracted by the atmosphere of the earth|
|Broader (hypernym)||light, visible light, visible radiation|
|3.||twilight (state) a condition of decline following successes|
|Samples||In the twilight of the empire.|
|Broader (hypernym)||declination, decline|