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Synonyms for sunset
ˈsʌnˌsɛt

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. sunset, sundown(noun)

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

    Synonyms:
    sundown

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

  2. sunset(noun)

    atmospheric phenomena accompanying the daily disappearance of the sun

    Synonyms:
    sundown

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

  3. sunset(adj)

    the daily event of the sun sinking below the horizon

    Synonyms:
    sundown

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

  4. sunset(adj)

    of a declining industry or technology

    "sunset industries"

    Synonyms:
    sunset(a)

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

  5. sunset(a)(adj)

    providing for termination

    "a program with a sunset provision"

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

Wiktionary

  1. sunset(noun)

    Antonyms:
    sunrise

  2. sunset(noun)

    To phase out.

    We'll be sunsetting version 1.9 of the software shortly after releasing version 2.0 next quarter.

    Synonyms:
    twilight, sundown, nightfall, dusk

    Antonyms:
    sunrise

  3. sunset(noun)

    Antonyms:
    sunrise

  4. sunset(noun)

    Antonyms:
    sunrise

  5. sunset(noun)

    one's sunset years

    Antonyms:
    sunrise

  6. sunset(noun)

    The tax increase legislation included a sunset clause requiring renewal to prevent the tax increase from expiring.

    Antonyms:
    sunrise

  7. sunset(noun)

    Synonyms:
    end, twilight, final act, last, swansong, terminal

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. sunset(n.)

    Synonyms:
    evening, sundown, close of the day

How to pronounce sunset?

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How to say sunset in sign language?

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How to use sunset in a sentence?

  1. Jason Romero:

    I have useable sight and during the day, I can run independently pretty [well], during the dark hours, that’s when it’s going to be tricky. What we’ve decided is I am going to run in the early morning hours, because I’m an early person, and then come sunset, I’m not going to run because I’ll be fatigued and my eyes don’t work as well.

  2. Ned Price:

    Allowing Section 215 to sunset would result in the loss, going forward, of a critical national security tool that is used in a variety of additional contexts that do not involve the collection of bulk data.

  3. Mike Nicodemus:

    I've seen that ; the son sent me pictures, this man's father raised money to put on the annual 4th of July fireworks display in his Kansas town. When he died, there was no one to continue the tradition, but his family raised enough money to put on one last display. Sunset came, the fireworks went off, and there was dad.

  4. Mehmet Murat ildan:

    Life is a miracle; walking is a miracle; watching the sunset is a miracle; everything is a miracle, because existence is a miracle!

  5. Ronald Reagan:

    Freedom is never more than one generation away from extinction. We didn't pass it to our children in the bloodstream. It must be fought for, protected, and handed on for them to do the same, or one day we will spend our sunset years telling our children and our children's children what it was once like in the United States where men were free.


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