Definition of sundown in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈsʌndaʊn/


chiefly North American
The time in the evening when the sun disappears or daylight fades.
Example sentences
  • There was no unified standard as there is in Judaism, sundown to sundown.
  • From sundown on Friday until dusk on Sunday they will be in ‘character,’ dressed and speaking in the language of the 19th century soldier.
  • After sundown, as many as 3,000 followers gather in the great hall beneath a roof shaped like unfolding pink lotus petals with a glass dome at its center.

Words that rhyme with sundown


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