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The beginning of evening; twilight.


archaic early evening; dusk


(ˈi vənˌfɔl)

the beginning of evening.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.evenfall - the time of day immediately following sunsetevenfall - the time of day immediately following sunset; "he loved the twilight"; "they finished before the fall of night"
even, evening, eventide, eve - the latter part of the day (the period of decreasing daylight from late afternoon until nightfall); "he enjoyed the evening light across the lake"
night - a shortening of nightfall; "they worked from morning to night"
time of day, hour - clock time; "the hour is getting late"
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I took my little harp in hand I wandered up and down the land And up and down a many years But howsoever far I'd roam I couldna find the smiles or tears Of home And every quiet evenfall I'd hear a call, Like creatures crying in their pain, "Come whome again
That night Evenfall was beautiful and intimate, and the dancers were totally in sync with the music.
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