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afternoon

noun [C or U] uk   /ˌɑːf.təˈnuːn/ us    /ˌæf.tɚ-/
A1 the period that starts at about twelve o'clock or after the meal in the middle of the day and ends at about six o'clock or when the sun goes down: It was a sunny afternoon. She works three afternoons a week at the library. It was on a Saturday afternoon. My baby usually sleeps in the afternoon. Let's go to the park this afternoon. I spoke to her yesterday afternoon. I'll meet you tomorrow afternoon at about 3.30. She's coming round on Wednesday afternoon. He's been in a bad mood all afternoon. She likes to have an afternoon nap. We got an early-/mid-/late-afternoon flight.
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afternoon

exclamation uk   /ˌɑːf.təˈnuːn/ us    /ˌæf.tɚ-/ informal
a friendly way of greeting someone when you meet them in the afternoon: Afternoon, Bob!
Traducciones de “afternoon”
en coreano 오후…
en árabe فَتْرة ما بَعْد الظُّهْر…
en francés après-midi…
en turco öğleden sonra…
en italiano pomeriggio…
en chino (tradicionál) 下午,午後…
en ruso вторая половина дня…
en polaco popołudnie, ≈ po południu…
en español tarde…
en portugués tarde…
en alemán der Nachmittag, Nachmittags……
en catalán tarda…
en japonés 午後(正午辺りから日没までを指す)…
en chino (simplificado) 下午,午后…
(Definition of afternoon from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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