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dusks

noun
plural of dusk

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(Entry 1 of 2)

the time from when the sun begins to set to the onset of total darkness
  • we stopped playing at dusk, since it was getting too dark to see the ball

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dusks

verb
present tense third-person singular of dusk

Synonyms & Antonyms of dusks (Entry 2 of 2)

to grow dark
  • the grief-stricken woman continued to sit in the dusking room until she was completely enveloped in darkness

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“Dusks.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/dusks. Accessed 4 Aug. 2021.

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