Synonyms for twilight

Synonyms for (noun) twilight

Synonyms: twilight

Definition: the diffused light from the sky when the sun is below the horizon but its rays are refracted by the atmosphere of the earth

Similar words: light, visible light, visible radiation

Definition: (physics) electromagnetic radiation that can produce a visual sensation

Usage: the light was filtered through a soft glass window


Synonyms: twilight

Definition: a condition of decline following successes

Usage: in the twilight of the empire

Similar words: declination, decline

Definition: a condition inferior to an earlier condition; a gradual falling off from a better state


Synonyms: twilight, fall, evenfall, gloam, gloaming, dusk, crepuscle, crepuscule, nightfall

Definition: the time of day immediately following sunset

Usage: he loved the twilight; they finished before the fall of night

Similar words: hour, time of day

Definition: clock time

Usage: the hour is getting late

Synonyms for (adjective) twilight

Synonyms: twilight, twilit, dusky

Definition: lighted by or as if by twilight

Usage: The dusky night rides down the sky/And ushers in the morn-Henry Fielding; the twilight glow of the sky; a boat on a twilit river

Similar words: dark

Definition: devoid of or deficient in light or brightness; shadowed or black

Usage: sitting in a dark corner; a dark day; dark shadows; dark as the inside of a black cat