crepuscule

noun cre·pus·cule \ kri-ˈpə-(ˌ)skyül \
variants: or crepuscle play \kri-ˈpə-səl\

Definition of crepuscule

Examples of crepuscule in a Sentence

  1. from the deck of our sloop we watched as the island slowly faded from sight in the golden crepuscule of a beautiful Caribbean day

Origin and Etymology of crepuscule

Latin crepusculum, from creper dusky


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