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See definition of half-light on Dictionary.com
  • as intwilight
  • as infirst light

synonyms for half-light

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

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    How to use half-light in a sentence

    It is the principal waste-product of metabolism, and constitutes about one-half of all the solids excreted—about 30 gm.
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    Behold a dumpy, comfortable British paterfamilias in a light flannel suit and a faded sun hat.
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    A small book, bound in full purple calf, lay half hidden in a nest of fine tissue paper on the dressing-table.
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    Hilda, trembling at the door, more than half expected Mr. Orgreave to say: "You mean, she's invited herself."
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    She did not need a great cook-book; She knew how much and what it took To make things good and sweet and light.
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    Mr. Jones swung round a large iron key he held in his hand, and light dawned upon him.
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    All changes are to be Rang either by walking them (as the term is) or else Whole-pulls, or Half-pulls.
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    The Vine is a universal favorite, and rarely out of view; while it often seems to cover half the ground in sight.
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    Big Reginald took their lives at pool, and pocketed their half-crowns in an easy genial way, which almost made losing a pleasure.
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    Distance, the uncertain light, and imagination, magnified it to a high wall; high as the wall of China.
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    WORDS RELATED TO HALF-LIGHT

    • aurora
    • break of day
    • cocklight
    • crack of dawn
    • dawn
    • dawning
    • dawnlight
    • day-peep
    • daylight
    • flush of the morning
    • glow
    • half-light
    • morning
    • peep of day
    • sunrise
    • sunup
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