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  • nounbeginning of day
  • nouna beginning
  • verbstart

synonyms for dawn

  • dawning
  • daybreak
  • daylight
  • morning
  • aurora
  • cockcrow
  • light
  • morn
  • sunrise
  • sunup
  • break of day
  • bright
  • crack of dawn
  • day peep
  • early bright
  • first blush
  • first light
  • wee hours
See also synonyms for: dawned / dawning
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antonyms for dawn

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  • darkness
  • sunset
  • conclusion
  • dusk
  • end
  • ending
  • evening
  • eventide
  • finish
  • setting
  • sundown
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How to use dawn in a sentence

When the voice assistant was released six years ago, it represented the dawn of a new kind of relationship with personal technology.
AI READS HUMAN EMOTIONS. SHOULD IT?TATE RYAN-MOSLEYOCTOBER 14, 2020MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
Once worn by most women in indigenous communities across the region, these “111” tattoos had all but vanished by the dawn of the millennium like many local symbols and traditions, thanks to centuries of cultural extermination.
REVIVING AN INDIGENOUS TRADITION: FACE TATTOOSDANIEL MALLOYOCTOBER 14, 2020OZY
“We are witnessing the dawn of a new age,” HP CEO Enrique Lores said at the company’s Reinvent conference this year.
HP’S CEO ON HOW THE PANDEMIC IS ACCELERATING CHANGE IN TECHNOLOGY AND BUSINESSMCKENNA MOOREOCTOBER 13, 2020FORTUNE
The paper shows that by fully exploring the potential of chemicals that could plausibly have existed at the dawn of life, “you can uncover things that would not have been obvious if you had this narrow view of what you think should have occurred.”
NEW CLUES TO CHEMICAL ORIGINS OF METABOLISM AT DAWN OF LIFEJOHN RENNIEOCTOBER 12, 2020QUANTA MAGAZINE
It took workers until shortly before dawn the next day to retrieve Taylor’s body.
OIL COMPANIES ARE PROFITING FROM ILLEGAL SPILLS. AND CALIFORNIA LETS THEM.BY JANET WILSON, THE DESERT SUN, AND LYLLA YOUNES, PROPUBLICASEPTEMBER 18, 2020PROPUBLICA
The only major effort to explore Ceres up close was NASA’s Dawn spacecraft, which traveled to Ceres in 2015.
THE 5 BEST PLACES TO EXPLORE IN THE SOLAR SYSTEM—BESIDES MARSNEEL PATELAUGUST 17, 2020MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
Things looked anxious for a bit, but by this morning's dawn all are dug in, cool, confident.
GALLIPOLI DIARY, VOLUME IIAN HAMILTON
Will it ever dawn on Mrs. Dodd's mind, that parsons, even married parsons, are but men?
THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME I (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
A certain light was beginning to dawn dimly within her,—the light which, showing the way, forbids it.
THE AWAKENING AND SELECTED SHORT STORIESKATE CHOPIN
From dawn to breakfast time all hands busy slinging shells—modern war sinews—piles of them—aboard.
GALLIPOLI DIARY, VOLUME IIAN HAMILTON
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WORDS RELATED TO DAWN

  • dawn
  • eos
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