Examples of nightfall in a Sentence
When nightfall came, we were still waiting for the electricity to come back on.
since you aren't taking a flashlight, make sure you're back at camp by nightfall
Recent Examples of nightfall from the Web
Dykens said crews were waiting for a good weather window with hopes of continuing the search before nightfall.
On Friday, the mercury is projected to be near 40 degrees during the day and in the mid-30s by nightfall.
The National Weather Service reports that by nightfall, temperatures will dip to around 15 degrees.
For him dark clouds began brewing in the afternoon and by nightfall, had reached Charlie Brown-like severity.
Bridge General Manager Carlton Dufrechou said the Coast Guard reported the man's body had been recovered just before nightfall.
An explosion from the crater at nightfall Tuesday was capped by one of the most massive lava displays since Mayon started erupting more than a week ago.
Rescue efforts were temporarily stopped after nightfall due to bad weather, coast guard officials said, adding that a coast guard helicopter that tried to fly to the area earlier in the day was hampered by strong winds.
As the snow grew, and nightfall threatened, my father bravely went in search of milk for my bottle.
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First Known Use of nightfall
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Definition of nightfall for English Language Learners
: the time of day when the sky gets dark : the time when night begins
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