Synonyms and Antonyms of gloaming
a time or place of little or no light
- Fireflies could be seen in the gloaming.
black, blackness, candlelight, dark, darkness, dusk, gloom, murk, night, semidarkness, shade, shadows, twilight, umbra
blackout, brownout, dimout
dullness (also dulness), somberness
cloudiness, fogginess, haziness, mistiness, murkiness
dimness, faintness, gloominess, grayness, paleness
moonlight, starlight, sunlight
effulgence, radiance, radiancy, shine, sunshine
incandescence, luminance, luminescence, luminosity, luminousness
the time from when the sun begins to set to the onset of total darkness
- With the gloaming came the familiar call of the whip-poor-will.