Part of speech:
The period of actual darkness after sunset and before sunrise; also, a part of this period before bedtime [a night at the opera] or the part between bedtime and morning [a sleepless night]
(Figuratively) The final period of the life of a person or thing.
The time when this light is visible; the period between daylight and darkness.
The approach of darkness; dusk.
Divisible by 2 with a remainder of 0, such as 12 or 876.
The evening star, especially Venus.
An act of beginning; an initial effort:
Dawn is defined as the first light of a new day or the beginning of something.
The beginning of evening; twilight.
A marked, often sudden, decline in status, rank, or importance:
Find another word for dusk. In this page you can discover 32 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for dusk, like: night, sunset, darken, eve, evening, twilight, gloaming, nightfall, crepuscule, even and vesper.