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Synonyms for afternoon
ˌæf tərˈnun, ˌɑf-af·ter·noon

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  1. afternoonnoun


  2. afternoonnoun

    The part of the day which follows noon, between noon and evening; the part of the day following noon which is daylight all year round; the second half of the working day (in regular office hours).


Princeton's WordNet

  1. afternoonnoun

    the part of the day between noon and evening

    "he spent a quiet afternoon in the park"

    good afternoon

  2. good afternoon, afternoonnoun

    a conventional expression of greeting or farewell

    good afternoon

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  1. afternoonadjective


PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "afternoon":

    pm, evening, p.m., late, noon, nr, p.m, midday, jol

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  1. Don Tokunai:

    We are conducting the assessment starting this morning, we have asked all the district response teams to come back to us by 2 o'clock this afternoon (0400 GMT).

  2. James Davenport:

    What we actually saw was the 60 Starlink satellites that had just been deployed this afternoon and they were still in low orbit, and they were still clustered together so we call this, like, the Starlink train,’ you see, like, a little chain of satellites all close together, reflecting sunlight back at us.

  3. Louis Oosthuizen:

    Yesterday afternoon there was a lot of smoke and little bit of wind but today it was clear and it's not windy so a lot of opportunities, i've been hitting it good and happy where I am.

  4. Iranian Oil Minister Bijan Zanganeh:

    We will sign an agreement with Total (this) afternoon.

  5. Kardashian West:

    I would like to thank President Trump for his time this afternoon. It is our hope that the President will grant clemency to Ms. Alice Marie Johnson who is serving a life sentence for a first-time, non-violent drug offense, we are optimistic about Ms. Johnson's future and hopeful that she -- and so many like her -- will get a second chance at life.

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