twilight world

noun

Definition of twilight world

:a mysterious or secret world
  • the twilight world of informants and spies

Word by Word Definitions

twilight play
  1. : the light from the sky between full night and sunrise or between sunset and full night produced by diffusion of sunlight through the atmosphere and its dust

  2. : an intermediate state that is not clearly defined

  3. : a period of decline

world play
  1. : the earthly state of human existence

  2. : life after death

  3. : the earth with its inhabitants and all things upon it

  1. : of or relating to the world

  2. : extending or found throughout the world : worldwide

  3. : involving or applying to part of or the whole world


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