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British English: /ˈtwʌɪlʌɪt/
American English: /ˈtwaɪˌlaɪt/

Translation of twilight in German:


  • 2 (period of half-light)
    Dämmerung Fem.
    the twilight of the Gods (in Norse mythology)
    die Götterdämmerung
    in the twilight of history [figurative]
    in grauer Vorzeit
  • 3 [figurative] (intermediate state)
    Dämmer Mask. [literary]
    his twilight years
    sein Lebensabend

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