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Synonyms for dawn
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. dawn, dawning, morning, aurora, first light, daybreak, break of day, break of the day, dayspring, sunrise, sunup, cockcrow(noun)

    the first light of day

    "we got up before dawn"; "they talked until morning"

    Synonyms:
    break of day, dayspring, good morning, break of the day, aurora, morn, sunup, first light, morning, morning time, forenoon, daybreak, sunrise, dawning, cockcrow

  2. dawn, morning(noun)

    the earliest period

    "the dawn of civilization"; "the morning of the world"

    Synonyms:
    break of day, dayspring, good morning, break of the day, aurora, morn, sunup, first light, morning, morning time, forenoon, daybreak, sunrise, dawning, cockcrow

  3. dawn(verb)

    an opening time period

    "it was the dawn of the Roman Empire"

    Synonyms:
    break of day, dayspring, break of the day, aurora, sunup, first light, morning, daybreak, sunrise, dawning, cockcrow

  4. click, get through, dawn, come home, get across, sink in, penetrate, fall into place(verb)

    become clear or enter one's consciousness or emotions

    "It dawned on him that she had betrayed him"; "she was penetrated with sorrow"

    Synonyms:
    pass over, put over, get over, flick, wrap up, come through, percolate, contact, pervade, cut across, infiltrate, bottom, snap, finish up, tick, reach, interpenetrate, permeate, get hold of, finish off, polish off, penetrate, cut through, mop up, fall into place, cluck, filter, come home, while away, perforate, traverse, click, diffuse, sink in, clear up, cover, cross, riddle, get across, fathom, chatter, imbue, get through, track, clack

  5. dawn(verb)

    appear or develop

    "The age of computers had dawned"

    Synonyms:
    sink in, get through, penetrate, get across, fall into place, click, come home

  6. dawn(verb)

    become light

    "It started to dawn, and we had to get up"

    Synonyms:
    sink in, get through, penetrate, get across, fall into place, click, come home

Wiktionary

  1. dawn(noun)

    Synonyms:
    beginning, sunup, daybreak, sunrise, start, onset

    Antonyms:
    dusk

  2. dawn(noun)

    To begin to brighten with daylight.

    Before a new day dawns.

    Synonyms:
    onset, sunrise, start, beginning, sunup, daybreak

    Antonyms:
    dusk

  3. dawn(noun)

    To start to appear or be realized.

    I don’t want to be there when the truth dawns.

    Synonyms:
    beginning, sunup, start, daybreak, sunrise, onset

    Antonyms:
    dusk

  4. dawn(noun)

    The time when the sun rises.

    She rose before dawn to meet the train.

    Synonyms:
    beginning, sunup, sunrise, onset, start, daybreak

    Antonyms:
    dusk

  5. dawn(noun)

    The beginning.

    The dawn of civilisation.

    Synonyms:
    sunrise, onset, start, beginning, sunup, daybreak

    Antonyms:
    dusk

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. dawn

    Synonyms:
    gleam, begin, appear, rise, open, break

    Antonyms:
    wane, set, sink, close, depart

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. dawn(v. n.)

    Synonyms:
    break, begin to be light, grow light

  2. dawn(v. n.)

    Synonyms:
    appear, open, begin to appear

  3. dawn(n.)

    Synonyms:
    cockcrowing, DAYBREAK, dayspring, dawning, break of day

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. dawn(n)

    Synonyms:
    daybreak, aurora, dayspring, sunrise

Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD

  1. DAWN

    Synonyms:
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How to use dawn in a sentence?

  1. Unknown:

    It is the darkest hour before dawn.

  2. Walt Whitman:

    This day before dawn I ascended a hill and looked at the crowded heaven.

  3. Rabindranath Tagore:

    Death is not extinguishing the light It is simply putting out the lamp Because the dawn has come

  4. Chris Fischer:

    Don't go play with the seals in the water at dawn or dusk. Other than that, enjoy life, go swimming. Because if you're worried about a shark interaction, you should be scared to death to get in the car.

  5. Rudyard Kipling:

    On the road to Mandalay Where the flyin' fishes play, An' the dawn comes up like thunder outer China 'crost the bay.


Translations for dawn

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  • sonopAfrikaans
  • فجر, الفجرArabic
  • разсъмване, съмва се, появявам се, зазорява се, зори, зора, изгрявамBulgarian
  • néixer, albada, aurora, albors, clarejar, albaCatalan, Valencian
  • zora, úsvit, východ, svítáníCzech
  • gwawrio, sylweddoli, gwawrWelsh
  • daggry, solopgangDanish
  • Dämmerung, Morgendämmerung, Tagesanbruch, MorgengrauenGerman
  • fɔŋliEwe
  • χαράζω, αυγή, ανατολή, ξημερώνωGreek
  • tagiĝoEsperanto
  • amanecer, aurora, alba, madrugadaSpanish
  • سپیده دمPersian
  • aamunkoitto, aamuhämärä, valjeta, auringonnousu, paljastua, sarastaaFinnish
  • aube, se lever, aurore, lever du soleil, naîtreFrench
  • briseadh-latha, èirigh na grèine, beul an latha, mochthrathScottish Gaelic
  • שחרHebrew
  • भौर, उषा, प्रभात, भोरHindi
  • hajnal, virradat, virrad, dereng, pirkadat, hajnalodikHungarian
  • այգ, լուսաբաց, այգաբաց, արշալույսArmenian
  • FajarIndonesian
  • birta af degi, dögun, sólris, afturelding, dagrenning, sólarupprás, morgunsár, daga, sólaruppkomaIcelandic
  • schiudersi, albori, aurora, alba, spuntareItalian
  • שַׁחַרHebrew
  • 夜明け, 曙, あかつきJapanese
  • განთიადი, გარიჟრაჟი, აისიGeorgian
  • 새벽, 해돋이, 밝혀지다, 밝다Korean
  • شه‌به‌ق, به‌ره‌به‌یان, ده‌رکه‌وتن, شه‌به‌قدانKurdish
  • initium, dilucesco, aurora, luciscere, lucescoLatin
  • изгрев, се разденува, зора, се разјаснува, мугра, зазорува, изгрејсонцеMacedonian
  • subuhMalay
  • tbexbix, żerniqMaltese
  • dageraad, zonsopgang, rijzen, dagen, opgang, ochtendschemeringDutch
  • soloppgang, daggryNorwegian
  • hayííłką́Navajo, Navaho
  • ӕхси́дOssetian, Ossetic
  • świtać, brzask, zaranie, świtPolish
  • aurora, alvorada, aparecer, alvorecer, nascer, amanhecer, começoPortuguese
  • paqariy, paqar, achikyayQuechua
  • alvaRomansh
  • auroră, răsărit, alba, zori, zori de ziRomanian
  • восход солнца, осенять, рассвет, рассветать, заря, восход, озарять, наступатьRussian
  • òsvit, zora, svanúće, zasvanuti, sinuće, nastupiti, svȉtānje, svanuti, rasvet, зора, usvanuti, rasvetliti, prȁskozōrje, razdan, svitak, праскозорје, osanjiti, sinutiSerbo-Croatian
  • zora, razkriti, danitiSlovene
  • agimiAlbanian
  • gryning, soluppgång, dagas, gå upp för, grySwedish
  • తెల్లారుTelugu
  • şafak, Şafak vaktiTurkish
  • зоря, світанокUkrainian
  • rạng đông, buổi sớm tinh mơ, bình minhVietnamese
  • gödalulitVolapük
  • פֿאַרטאָג, פאַרטאָגYiddish
  • 黎明Chinese

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