from dawn to/until dusk

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Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of from dawn to/until dusk

: from early morning until early evening
  • She drove from dawn to/until dusk.

Word by Word Definitions

dawn play
  1. : to begin to grow light as the sun rises

  2. : to begin to appear or develop

  3. : to begin to be perceived or understood

  1. : the first appearance of light in the morning followed by sunrise

  2. : beginning

until play
  1. : to

  2. used as a function word to indicate continuance (as of an action or condition) to a specified time

  3. : before

  1. : up to the time that : up to such time as

dusk play
  1. : dusky

  1. : to become dark

  2. : to make dark or gloomy

  1. : the darker part of twilight especially at night

  2. : darkness or semidarkness caused by the shutting out of light


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