The rising or time of rising of the moon above the horizon: it was actually about an hour after moonrise
More example sentences
- The eve was upon them, as a brilliant sunset became a glorious moonrise, transforming the lethargic day into a delirious nocturne.
- Check out the moonrise, sometime around midnight.
- See to it that the men are ready to move on by the next moonrise.’
More definitions of moonriseDefinition of moonrise in:
- The US English dictionary