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English definition of “half-light”

half-light

noun [U] uk   /ˈhɑːf.laɪt/ us    /ˈhæf-/
a low light in which you cannot see things well: In the dim half-light of evening, I was unable to tell whether it was Mary or her sister.Darkness and becoming dark
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