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twilight zone

noun

: a situation or an idea that is unclear or confusing

: a world of fantasy where things are not real

Full Definition of TWILIGHT ZONE

1
a :  an area just beyond ordinary legal and ethical limits
b :  twilight 2a
2
:  a world of fantasy or illusion
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Examples of TWILIGHT ZONE

  1. a twilight zone between war and peace
  2. He gets lost in the twilight zone of video games.

First Known Use of TWILIGHT ZONE

1908

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