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synonyms for dawning

  • cockcrow
  • daybreak
  • daylight
  • morn
  • morning
  • sunrise
  • sunup
  • crack of dawn
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antonyms for dawning

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  • darkness
  • sunset
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At the dawning of the 20th century, disapproving parents, work schedules or unexpected pregnancies could cause couples to rush to the altar.
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Over the years, even during the dawning of the “3-point revolution” in the NBA, the 3-pointer had always been a larger part of the men’s college game.
DID MOVING THE ARC BRING THE 3-POINTER TO A BREAKING POINT?JAKE LOURIMFEBRUARY 1, 2021FIVETHIRTYEIGHT
Rain on the horizon and the dawning realization that we are not going to make the Namibian border before it closes.
CRIME, CORONA, COPPER AND TROUBLE IN ZAMBIAEUGENE ROBINSONOCTOBER 30, 2020OZY
They embody in themselves the uppermost thought of the era that was dawning when they were written.
THE UNSOLVED RIDDLE OF SOCIAL JUSTICESTEPHEN LEACOCK
I thought it curious to observe this first dawning of literature and interest in politics in this little island.
JOURNAL OF A VOYAGE TO BRAZILMARIA GRAHAM
The wonderful cold wind of a dawning frenzy swept clean his soul.
THE DRAGON PAINTERMARY MCNEIL FENOLLOSA
The little cottage of Um's birth, of her short, happy life and dawning fame, drew itself together in the unusual silence.
THE DRAGON PAINTERMARY MCNEIL FENOLLOSA
Her face grew paler still, her eyes were wide with fear and slowly dawning realisation.
A BUTTERFLY ON THE WHEELCYRIL ARTHUR EDWARD RANGER GULL
That was an interesting point; and Thyrsis found little by little that a new light was dawning upon him.
LOVE'S PILGRIMAGEUPTON SINCLAIR
Warmed and refreshed now, the family looked out upon the strange scene which began to emerge in the dawning light.
A FORTUNE HUNTER; OR, THE OLD STONE CORRALJOHN DUNLOE CARTERET
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