from dawn to/until dusk

Definition of from dawn to/until dusk

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

Word by Word Definitions

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

    :  to begin to appear or develop

    :  to begin to be perceived or understood

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

    :  beginning

  1. :  to

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

    :  before

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

  1. :  dusky

  1. :  to become dark

    :  to make dark or gloomy

  1. :  the darker part of twilight especially at night

    :  darkness or semidarkness caused by the shutting out of light

Seen and Heard

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