Synonyms of sunset


1. sunset, sundown, hour, time of day

usage: the time in the evening at which the sun begins to fall below the horizon

2. sunset, atmospheric phenomenon

usage: atmospheric phenomena accompanying the daily disappearance of the sun

3. sunset, periodic event, recurrent event

usage: the daily event of the sun sinking below the horizon


1. sunset, old (vs. new)

usage: of a declining industry or technology; "sunset industries"

2. sunset(prenominal), last (vs. first)

usage: providing for termination; "a program with a sunset provision"

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Definition and meaning of sunset (Dictionary)