Synonyms and Antonyms of evening

  1. 1 a later period of one's life <now in the evening of their lives, the married couple are ready to hand the family business over to the next generation> Synonyms afterlife, afternoon, autumn, ageRelated Words sunset, twilight, winter; anecdotage, dotage, senility; elderliness, golden years, oldness, seniority; adulthood, majority, maturity, middle, middle age, midlife, ripenessNear Antonyms adolescence, youthAntonyms springtime

  2. 2 the time from when the sun begins to set to the onset of total darkness <in the evening a reddish glow often appears on the mountaintops> Synonyms crepuscule (or crepuscle), eve, evenfall, dusk, eventide, gloaming, night, nightfall, sundown, sunset, twilightRelated Words dark, darkness, nighttimeNear Antonyms day, daytime, light; forenoonAntonyms aurora, cockcrow, dawn, dawning, daybreak, daylight, morn, morning, sunrise, sunup

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