Gloaming - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈɡloʊmɪŋ|  American pronunciation of the word gloaming
Brit.  |ˈɡləʊmɪŋ|  British pronunciation of the word gloaming

noun

- the time of day immediately following sunset (syn: crepuscle, crepuscule, dusk, evenfall, fall, gloam, nightfall, twilight)

Examples

...lovers would often retreat to the gloaming of the park's many secluded recesses to steal a kiss...

...with the gloaming came the familiar call of the whip-poor-will...

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