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gloaming

American English: /ˈɡloʊmɪŋ/
British English: /ˈɡləʊmɪŋ/

noun

uncountable
  • [literary]the gloaming
    el ocaso [literary]
    Example sentences
    • It's the gloaming twilight of it, the soft seduction of lost hopes, the valiant wit, the heroic jig.
    • As it was, the darkness of night was beginning to give way to the gloaming before daylight.
    • But these marines did see a black flag pop up all at once above a water tower about 100 yards away, then a second flag somewhere in the gloaming above a rooftop.
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