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gloaming


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Gloaming  \Gloam"ing\,  n.  [See  {Gloom}.] 
  1.  Twilight;  dusk;  the  fall  of  the  evening.  [Scot.  &  North  of 
  Eng.,  and  in  poetry.]  --Hogg. 
 
  2.  Sullenness;  melancholy.  [Obs.]  --J.  Still 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  gloaming 
  n  :  the  time  of  day  immediately  following  sunset;  "he  loved  the 
  twilight";  "they  finished  before  the  fall  of  night"  [syn: 
  {twilight},  {dusk},  {nightfall},  {evenfall},  {fall}] 




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