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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

The day before a special day or the time of day around sunset.

Usage examples (1)
  • New Year's eve is an exciting time for many people. for more
Tutoring comment
  • This was the "eve" (the night before a holiday or an event) of the group's plan to fix their elderly neighbor's "eave" (the edge of a sloping roof).
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