evening

All Noun
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  • The school offers a full-time day program and a part-time evening program.
  • In the evening there are a few hours of free time.
  • It also runs morning and evening classes in the schools of art.
  • It appears from the letter that the second evening's performance was more successful.
  • It appears from the letter that the second evening's performance was more successful.
  • Then he gave a very brief account of the previous evening's events. Cited from With Frederick the Great, A Story of the Seven Years' War, by G.A. Henty
  • I think that we shall be able to see part of this evening's performance. Cited from Chatterbox, 1905, by Various
  • As a matter of fact it had only begun its evening's story. Cited from The Furnace of Gold, by Philip Verrill Mighels
  • It was late in the evening before the trial took place.
  • The school offers full-time day and part-time evening programs.
  • They promise to meet after she gets off work at six the next evening.
  • The violence began late in the evening and continued throughout the night into the next morning.
  • There is usually a service into town in the early morning and a return service in the evening.
  • I wish that you had been with me on this evening's trip. Cited from Letters and Journals of James, Eighth Earl of Elgin
  • His program ran for six hours, from four in the afternoon to ten in the evening.
  • Was it to-morrow evening she had told him he might come? Cited from Sir George Tressady, Vol. II, by Mrs. Humphry Ward
  • He also notes that on this second evening, the theatre was full.
  • The school offers a four year part-time evening program.
  • A number of evening papers are also published from the city.
  • I shall speak to you further upon this point to-morrow evening. Cited from Tales of Old Japan, by Algernon Bertram Freeman-Mitford
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Root form of evening is even for the verb.

Meaning of evening

  • noun The latter part of the day (the period of decreasing daylight from late afternoon until nightfall)
    he enjoyed the evening light across the lake
  • noun A later concluding time period
    it was the evening of the Roman Empire
  • noun The early part of night (from dinner until bedtime) spent in a special way
    an evening at the opera
  • verb Become even or more even
    even out the surface
  • verb Make even or more even