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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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The early part of the night.

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Used as a noun, listen here, it means: The early part of the night. Used as a verb, listen here, it means: Present continuous of EVEN: to make something smooth or regular.

Usage examples (34)
  • Early evening is often when many insects come out of hiding.
  • He enjoyed the evening light across the lake
  • An evening at the opera
  • It was the evening of the Roman Empire for more
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