Crepuscle
Crepuscle Cre*pus"cle (kr[-e]*p[u^]s"s'l), Crepuscule Cre*pus"cule (kr[-e]*p[u^]s"k[-u]l), n. [L. crepusculum, fr. creper dusky, dark: cf. F. cr['e]puscule.] Twilight. --Bailey. [1913 Webster]

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  • crepuscle — noun see crepuscule …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • crepuscle — cre·pus·cle (krĭ pŭsʹəl) n. Variant of crepuscule. * * * …   Universalium

  • crepuscle — noun variant of crepuscule …   Wiktionary

  • crepuscle — cre|pus|cle Mot Pla Nom masculí …   Diccionari Català-Català

  • crepuscle — cre·pus·cle …   English syllables

  • crepuscle — The fading light at the end of the day, also known as twilight …   Grandiloquent dictionary

  • crepuscle — noun the time of day immediately following sunset he loved the twilight they finished before the fall of night • Syn: ↑twilight, ↑dusk, ↑gloaming, ↑gloam, ↑nightfall, ↑evenfall, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Crepuscule — Crepuscle Cre*pus cle (kr[ e]*p[u^]s s l), Crepuscule Cre*pus cule (kr[ e]*p[u^]s k[ u]l), n. [L. crepusculum, fr. creper dusky, dark: cf. F. cr[ e]puscule.] Twilight. Bailey. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • crepuscule — noun the time of day immediately following sunset he loved the twilight they finished before the fall of night • Syn: ↑twilight, ↑dusk, ↑gloaming, ↑gloam, ↑nightfall, ↑evenfall, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • evenfall — noun the time of day immediately following sunset he loved the twilight they finished before the fall of night • Syn: ↑twilight, ↑dusk, ↑gloaming, ↑gloam, ↑nightfall, ↑fall, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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