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Definition of Dusk

Dusk

  1. Tending to darkness or blackness; moderately dark or black; dusky.
  2. Imperfect obscurity; a middle degree between light and darkness; twilight; as, the dusk of the evening.
  3. A darkish color.
  4. To make dusk.
  5. To grow dusk.

Dusk Quotations

Human rights are not a privilege granted by the few, they are a liberty entitled to all, and human rights, by definition, include the rights of all humans, those in the dawn of life, the dusk of life, or the shadows of life.
Kay Granger

A good day is one where I can not just read a book, but write a review of it. Maybe today I'll be able to do that. I get for some reason somewhat stronger when the sun starts to go down. Dusk is a good time for me. I'm crepuscular.
Christopher Hitchens

There is only one day left, always starting over: it is given to us at dawn and taken away from us at dusk.
Jean-Paul Sartre

My father kept me busy from dawn to dusk when I was a kid. When I wasn't pitching hay, hauling corn or running a tractor, I was heaving a baseball into his mitt behind the barn... If all the parents in the country followed his rule, juvenile delinquency would be cut in half in a year's time.
Bob Feller

Change, like sunshine, can be a friend or a foe, a blessing or a curse, a dawn or a dusk.
William Arthur Ward
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Dusk Translations

dusk in Afrikaans is skemer
dusk in Dutch is halfdonker, schemer, schemerdonker
dusk in Latin is crepusculum
dusk in Norwegian is skumring
dusk in Swedish is skymning
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