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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

The return of the light in the morning. Also: Starting to understand.

Usage examples (41)
  • They got up at the crack of dawn to see the sunrise.
  • He rushes out the door, and his voice is heard calling dawn the corridor: He will confess!
  • We got up before dawn
  • It started to dawn, and we had to get up for more
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