Definition of good evening
—used to say hello to someone in the evening Good evening, everyone.
Word by Word Definitions
: of a favorable character or tendency
: bountiful, fertile
: handsome, attractive
: something that is good
: something conforming to the moral order of the universe
: praiseworthy character : goodness
: used as an intensive
: the latter part and close of the day and early part of the night
: the period from sunset or the evening meal to bedtime
: suitable for formal or semiformal evening social occasions
Seen and Heard
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