nounchiefly North American
The time in the evening when the sun disappears or daylight fades.
More 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.
Definition of sundown in:
- The US English dictionary