Definition of EVENING

noun : EVENING

Source: WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) the latter part of the day (the period of decreasing daylight from late afternoon until nightfall); "he enjoyed the evening light across the lake" ;

  • 2. (

    ) a later concluding time period; "it was the evening of the Roman Empire" ;

  • 3. (

    ) the early part of night (from dinner until bedtime) spent in a special way; "an evening at the opera" ;

verb : EVENING

Source: WordNet 3.1

Adjective : EVENING

Source: WordNet 3.1

  • 2. (

    ) equal in degree or extent or amount; or equally matched or balanced; "even amounts of butter and sugar"; "on even terms"; "it was a fifty-fifty (or even) split"; "had a fifty-fifty (or even) chance"; "an even fight" ;

  • 3. (

    ) being level or straight or regular and without variation as e.g. in shape or texture; or being in the same plane or at the same height as something else (i.e. even with); "an even application of varnish"; "an even floor"; "the road was not very even"; "the picture is even with the window" ;

  • 4. (

    ) symmetrically arranged; "even features"; "regular features"; "a regular polygon" ;

  • 5. (

    ) occurring at fixed intervals; "a regular beat"; "the even rhythm of his breathing" ;


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