n.1.The latter part and close of the day, and the beginning of darkness or night; properly, the decline of the day, or of the sun.
2.The latter portion, as of life; the declining period, as of strength or glory.
Evening flower
(Bot.) a genus of iridaceous plants (Hesperantha) from the Cape of Good Hope, with sword-shaped leaves, and sweet-scented flowers which expand in the evening.
Evening grosbeak
(Zool.) an American singing bird (Coccothraustes vespertina) having a very large bill. Its color is olivaceous, with the crown, wings, and tail black, and the under tail coverts yellow. So called because it sings in the evening.
Evening primrose
See under Primrose.
The evening star
the bright star of early evening in the western sky, soon passing below the horizon; specifically, the planet Venus; - called also Vesper and Hesperus. During portions of the year, Mars, Jupiter, and Saturn are also evening stars. See Morning Star.
Noun1.evening - the latter part of the day (the period of decreasing daylight from late afternoon until nightfall); "he enjoyed the evening light across the lake"
Synonyms: eventide, eve
2.evening - a later concluding time period; "it was the evening of the Roman Empire"
3.evening - the early part of night (from dinner until bedtime) spent in a special way; "an evening at the opera"
To dream that evening has arrived, denotes the end of a cycle, aging or death. It may also be symbolic of unrealized hopes.accommodation, adjustment, afternoon, balancing, close of day, cockshut, coordination, crepuscular, dimpsy, duskiness, duskness, dusky, equalization, equalizing, equating, equation, equilibration, eve, even, evening up, evensong, eventide, gloaming, grayness, harmonization, integration, nightfall, party, reception, regularization, salon, setting sun, shut of day, soiree, sundown, sunset, sunsetty, symmetrization, the expiring day, twilighty, vesper, vespertine
Translate Evening to Spanish, Translate Evening to German, Translate Evening to French
even off
even out
even so
even spacing
even up
even-pinnate leaf
even-toed ungulate
-- Evening --
evening bag
evening clothes
evening dress
Evening flower
evening gown
evening grosbeak
evening lychnis
Evening Prayer
evening primrose
evening shift
evening shirt
evening star
evening trumpet flower
evening-primrose family
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