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English definition of “twilight”

twilight

adjective     /ˈtwaɪ.laɪt/ literary
used to describe a way of life that involves illegal or immoral activities, and is on the edge of normal society: The remaining inhabitants of this once-prosperous market town have got used to a twilight existence. Leaving a secure job for the twilight world of pop music was perhaps a mistake.Strange, suspicious and unnatural
(Definition of twilight adjective from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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