dusk dusk  /ˈdəsk/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) the time of day immediately following sunset
  2. (v) become dusk

Usage(s):

  1. Off the mangy Hawaiian port of Kahului, a Japanese submarine crept closer toward shore in the dusk.
  2. Don't swim at dusk or at night.
  3. Sharma was bowling to Sehwag one afternoon when dusk fell, and the coach suggested they call it a day.

News

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    Summertime in Florida includes plenty of outdoor fun but also plenty of unwanted mosquitoes especially at dusk and dawn.
    on June 16, 2013     Source: WJXT Jacksonville

  2. Destination weddings a popular draw in the Coachella Valley

    Dusk sets on a lawn set for a wedding dinner at the Empire Polo Club in Indio. The polo club is an increasingly popular destination for weddings. / Photo Courtesy Empire Polo Club
    on June 16, 2013     Source: The Desert Sun

  3. Photographer captures Central Market at dusk

    Lancaster Central Market glows at dusk Tuesday.The Lancaster city landmark — open each Tuesday, Friday and Saturday — is hailed as the country's oldest continuously operating farmers' market, and it continues to attract county residents and visitors in great numbers through its 18th-cent...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Lancaster Online

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Quotes

  1. "As a boy, I spent several years in Indonesia and heard the call of the azaan at the break of dawn and at the fall of dusk," Mr. Obama said, tying his experience with those in the audience.
    on Jun 4, 2009 By: Barack Obama Source: Pittsburgh Post Gazette

  2. "Conditions were shocking," said Federer, who played until 9:15 pm "I hate playing into (dusk). I can hardly see the ball."
    on May 30, 2007 By: Roger Federer Source: USA Today

  3. "The rakshasas are always vanquished at gau bela. And today too, the enemy will be defeated at gau bela. But the voting should take place just at dusk, at 6 pm, at gau bela," Lalu said.
    on Jul 22, 2008 By: Lalu Prasad Source: Thaindian.com (blog)

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