Search Result for "eventide":
1. the latter part of the day (the period of decreasing daylight from late afternoon until nightfall);
- Example: "he enjoyed the evening light across the lake"
[syn: evening, eve, even, eventide]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Eventide \E"ven*tide`\n. [AS. [=ae]fent[imac]d. See Tide.] The time of evening; evening. [Poetic.] --Spenser. [1913 Webster]Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:
18 Moby Thesaurus words for "eventide": close of day, cockshut, dimpsy, dusk, eve, even, evening, evensong, gloaming, grayness, nightfall, setting sun, shut of day, sundown, sunset, the expiring day, twilight, vesper