half-light

noun \ ˈhaf-ˌlīt , ˈhäf- \

Definition of half-light

:dim grayish light

First Known Use of half-light

1577


HALF-LIGHT Defined for English Language Learners

half-light

noun

Definition of half-light for English Language Learners

  • : dim grayish light


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