Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

French translation of “twilight”

See all translations

twilight

noun /ˈtwailait/
(the time of) the dim light just before the sun rises or just after it sets.
aube naissante; crépuscule
the time when the full strength or power of something is decreasing
crépuscule, déclin
in the twilight of his life.
Translations of “twilight”
in Korean 황혼…
in Arabic غَسَق…
in Italian crepuscolo…
in Chinese (Traditional) 傍晚, 黃昏時分,薄暮時分…
in Russian сумерки…
in Turkish alaca karanlık…
in Polish zmierzch…
in Spanish crepúsculo, luz del alba, ocaso…
in Portuguese crepúsculo…
in German die Dämmerung, der Dämmerzustand…
in Catalan crepuscle…
in Japanese たそがれ時…
in Chinese (Simplified) 傍晚, 黄昏时分,薄暮时分…
(Definition of twilight from the Password English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “twilight” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

exercise

physical activity that you do to make your body strong and healthy

Word of the Day

Byronic, Orwellian and Darwinian: adjectives from names.

by Liz Walter,
April 15, 2015
Becoming an adjective is a strange kind of memorial, but it is often a sign of a person having had real influence on the world. Science is full of examples, from Hippocrates, the Greek medic born around 460 BC, who gave his name to the Hippocratic Oath still used by doctors today,

Read More 

bio-inspiration noun

April 13, 2015
the adoption of patterns and structures found in nature for the purposes of engineering, manufacturing, science, etc. The MIT researchers actually aren’t the only robotics team to turn to cheetahs for bio-inspiration.

Read More