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  • as inoccur
  • as inregister
  • as instrike

synonyms for dawn on

  • hit
  • reveal
  • strike
  • expose
  • flash
  • come to one
  • cross one's mind
  • go through one's head
  • offer itself
  • present itself
  • spring to mind
  • suggest itself

antonyms for dawn on

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  • lose
  • eradicate
  • erase
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    How to use dawn on in a sentence

    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
    Though frightened to death, I refused to part with my reserve and made ready to go and take command of it at break of dawn.
    GALLIPOLI DIARY, VOLUME IIAN HAMILTON
    The prophets had long been painting the visionary dawn with pigments of that glorious sunset.
    SOLOMON AND SOLOMONIC LITERATUREMONCURE DANIEL CONWAY
    The stillest hour of the night had come, the hour before dawn, when the world seems to hold its breath.
    THE AWAKENING AND SELECTED SHORT STORIESKATE CHOPIN
    Still a-shiver at dawn, I saddled up and loped for the crest of the nearest divide to get the benefit of the first sun-rays.
    RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
    I drew back from the rim of Writing-On-the-Stone, that set of whispered phrases echoing in my ears.
    RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
    They slept at a miserable cabin in one of the clearings, and at early dawn pushed on, reaching the Cahuilla village before noon.
    RAMONAHELEN HUNT JACKSON
    SYNONYM OF THE DAY
    OCTOBER 26, 1985
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    WORDS RELATED TO DAWN ON

    • come to one
    • cross one's mind
    • dawn on
    • expose
    • flash
    • go through one's head
    • hit
    • offer itself
    • present itself
    • reveal
    • spring to mind
    • strike
    • suggest itself
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