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noun as in light part of 24 hours

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As a result, little daylight existed between fame as a young, attractive woman with any hint of a sex life and what we now know as public shaming.

In daylight, Brookesia chameleons scour the forest floor, snatching up mites and other small invertebrates, Glaw’s team suspects.

If daylight permits, you can make forays to try to find a vantage, but mark a trail for your return.

How to use a happy lampLight therapy for SAD is most effective when you start using the lamp in the early fall and continue on until spring, when enough ambient daylight is restored and symptoms subside.

It’s got three light settings—warm light, daylight, and cool light—with 10 brightness levels in each setting.

Not 90 seconds later, Brown lay shot to death in broad daylight in the middle of a Missouri street.

“It was a magical feeling, leaving daylight to sneak into a theater,” he says wistfully.

Two gunmen pulled off a daylight heist in the Diamond District and evaded every single cop.

There are rock-survivor-y types in black, with sunglasses, whose demeanor speaks of lost nights and rare contact with daylight.

Leonard was running, but not getting any closer to daylight.

When I had finished, the other guests had all gone out, but daylight was coming in, and I began to feel more at home.

We were about nine hours of fair daylight traversing 160 miles of level or descending grade, with a light passenger train.

They're up every mornin' uv thar lives long afore daylight, a feedin' their stock, an' gittin' ready fur the day's work.

It was broad daylight still, but gloomy there: the window had the pleasure of reposing under the leads, and was gloomy at noon.

Daylight failed and night came on before our task was finished, several carriages remaining unexamined.


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On this page you'll find 27 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to daylight, such as: dawn, daytime, sunlight, sunshine, aurora, and day.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.