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
As the snow grew, and nightfall threatened, my father bravely went in search of milk for my bottle.
After nightfall on Wednesday, January 13, telescope users can look for the waxing crescent moon pointing the way to Neptune, the most distant giant planet in the solar system.
The Wuhan Morning News reported that more than half of such places in the southern city of Wuhan are occupied by older people before nightfall.
After nightfall the crowds thinned as rain fell and temperatures dipped to the 40s.
By nightfall, there were 16 dogs, two cats, a pig, and a half-dozen horses milling around in the courtyard.
The flames had largely been extinguished by nightfall, but firefighters were searching the building for more victims.
Well over 1,000 people gathered outside the downtown headquarters before sunset and peacefully protested before nightfall.
By nightfall tens of thousands people gathered to protest in the country’s biggest cities.
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