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On this sweet lawn the inmates and guests walked for sun and mellow air, and often played bowls at eventide.
THE ATLANTIC MONTHLY, VOLUME 17, NO. 101, MARCH, 1866VARIOUS
On the surface of the lake at eventide, there lay how sweet a sadness!
BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, VOLUME 57, NO. 356, JUNE, 1845VARIOUS
Thus was slipping away the eventide of the day that God, in his infinite condescension aeons ago, had hallowed and blessed.
THE BROKEN SWORDDENNISON WORTHINGTON
Sometimes he drives his flock home at eventide; sometimes he bivouacs sub jove frigido, under the cold heaven of night.
THE DESERT WORLDARTHUR MANGIN
All Florence turns out at eventide, but we avoid the slow crowds on the Lung' Arno, and take our way "up all manner of streets."
GEORGE ELIOT'S LIFE, VOL. II (OF 3)GEORGE ELIOT
At eventide of the third day of their journeying the party came to a great morass.
JOAN OF THE SWORD HANDS(AMUEL) R(UTHERFORD) CROCKETT
It was very quiet in the familiar parlor, quiet and dim, and drawing toward eventide.
AUDREYMARY JOHNSTON
Many of the thoughts in these poems seem to be such as come to us at eventide, for they reflect many sentiments concerning death.
WISCONSIN IN STORY AND SONG;VARIOUS
Nick came at eventide, carrying a pike by the gills, and showed us his fingers bleeding of the watery conflict.
THE LITTLE RED FOOTROBERT W. CHAMBERS
At eventide he was found teaching little Jay how to hold a line, and how to manage when a bite came.
CEDAR CREEKELIZABETH HELY WALSHE
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WORDS RELATED TO EVENTIDE

  • afterglow
  • afterlight
  • crepuscular light
  • decline
  • dimness
  • dusk
  • early evening
  • ebb
  • end
  • evening
  • eventide
  • gloaming
  • half-light
  • last phase
  • late-afternoon
  • night
  • nightfall
  • sundown
  • sunset
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