Definition of good evening in English:

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good evening

Pronunciation: /ɡo͝od ˈēv(ə)niNG/


Expressing good wishes on meeting or parting during the evening.
Example sentences
  • When they gave back the items they thanked him for his time and wished him a good evening.
  • Good evening Larry and good evening to your panel.
  • He placed it in a bag and tipped his hat (he didn't even bother to see if Julius had an invitation), and wished us a good evening.

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Syllabification: good eve·ning

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