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Definition of Evening
EveningEvening E"ven*ing, n. [AS. [=ae]fnung. See even, n., and cf.
1. The latter part and close of the day, and the beginning of
darkness or night; properly, the decline of the day, or of
In the ascending scale Of heaven, the stars that
usher evening rose. --Milton.
Note: Sometimes, especially in the Southern parts of the
United States, the afternoon is called evening.
2. The latter portion, as of life; the declining period, as
of strength or glory.
Note: Sometimes used adjectively; as, evening gun. ``Evening
Evening flower (Bot.), a genus of iridaceous plants
(Hesperantha) from the Cape of Good Hope, with
sword-shaped leaves, and sweet-scented flowers which
expand in the evening.
Evening grosbeak (Zo["o]l.), an American singing bird
(Coccothraustes vespertina) having a very large bill.
Its color is olivaceous, with the crown, wings, and tail
black, and the under tail coverts yellow. So called
because it sings in the evening.
Evening primrose. See under Primrose.
The evening star, the bright star of early evening in the
western sky, soon passing below the horizon; specifically,
the planet Venus; -- called also Vesper and Hesperus.
During portions of the year, Mars, Jupiter, and Saturn are
also evening stars. See Morning Star. EveningEven E"ven, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Evened; p. pr. & vb. n.
1. To make even or level; to level; to lay smooth.
His temple Xerxes evened with the soil. --Sir. W.
It will even all inequalities --Evelyn.
2. To equal [Obs.] ``To even him in valor.' --Fuller.
3. To place in an equal state, as to obligation, or in a
state in which nothing is due on either side; to balance,
as accounts; to make quits. --Shak.
4. To set right; to complete.
5. To act up to; to keep pace with. --Shak.
Meaning of Evening from wikipedia
is the period
of a day from the end of the afternoon
to the beginning
of night. The exact times
when evening begins
and ends depend
- "In the Evening
" is the first
song on Led Zeppelin's 1979 album
the Out Door. Guitarist Jimmy
Page uses a Gizmotron
- The Evening Standard
(also the London Evening
Standard) is a local
newspaper, published Monday
in tabloid format
in London. Since...
attire, or evening
wear may refer
gown or evening dress
Full evening dress
tie, a dress
a respected broadsheet
in the 19th century under
the name New York Evening
Post. In 1976, Rupert Murdoch bought
the Post for US$30.5 million. Since...
star may refer
to: The planet Venus
when it appears
in the west (evening
sky), after sunset
Gr****s gave it the name Hesperus
- "On an Evening
in Roma" is a song released
in 1959 by Dean Martin. The song spent
13 w****s on the Billboard
Hot 100 chart, peaking
at No. 59, while
is a 2007 American drama
Koltai. The screenplay
by Susan Minot
and Michael Cunningham
on the 1998 novel
- Evening Shade
is an American sitcom television series
on CBS from September
21, 1990, to May 23, 1994. The series stars
- In This Light
and on This Evening
is the third studio album
rock band Editors. It was released
on 12 October
2009 by Kitchenware
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