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twilight

noun [U] (EVENING)
傍晚
 
 
/ˈtwaɪ.laɪt/
the period just before it becomes completely dark in the evening
黄昏时分,薄暮时分
I could make out a dark figure in the twilight.
暮色中我能辨认出一个黑影。
Days and times of dayDarkness and becoming dark
Translations of “twilight”
in Spanish crepúsculo, luz del alba, ocaso…
in Arabic غَسَق…
in Korean 황혼…
in Portuguese crepúsculo…
in French aube naissante, crépuscule, déclin…
in German die Dämmerung, der Dämmerzustand…
in Catalan crepuscle…
in Japanese たそがれ時…
in Russian сумерки…
in Chinese (Traditional) 傍晚, 黃昏時分,薄暮時分…
in Italian crepuscolo…
in Turkish alaca karanlık…
in Polish zmierzch…
(Definition of twilight noun (EVENING) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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