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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 time at the end of the day, usually
6pm to bedtime. It is a daily astronomic event
- "In the Evening
" is the first track
on Led Zeppelin's 1979 album
the Out Door. The track
has a synthesizer-driven sound backed
by a dominant...
the horizon, the twilight's brightness
zero, and evening twilight becomes
nighttime. When the Sun again reaches
tie, also called
full evening dress
or a dress
suit, is the most formal
in traditional evening Western dress
codes. For men, it consists
of a black...
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...
- The Evening Standard
(also the London Evening
Standard) is a local, free daily
newspaper, published Monday
in tabloid format
in London. It is...
on a Snowy Evening Whose woods these
are I think
I know. His house
is in the village
though; He will not see me stopping
here To watch...
- An evening
gown, evening dress
or gown is a long flowing[further explanation
needed] women's dress usually
worn to a formal
affair. It ranges
- The Evening
Mail is the common
name of several
newspapers, including: The Birmingham Evening
Mail The North-West Evening
Mail The Nelson Evening
- Blood Meridian
or The Evening Redness
in the West is a 1985 epic Western
(or anti-Western) novel
by American author Cormac
McCarthy. McCarthy's fifth...
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