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English noun: dusk

1. dusk (time) the time of day immediately following sunset


SamplesHe loved the twilight.
They finished before the fall of night.


Synonymscrepuscle, crepuscule, evenfall, fall, gloam, gloaming, nightfall, twilight


Broader (hypernym)hour, time of day


Narrower (hyponym)night


Part meronymeve, even, evening, eventide


English verb: dusk

1. dusk (change) become dusk


Pattern of useSomething ----s


Broader (hypernym)darken









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