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Synonyms for sunset
ˈsʌnˌsɛtsun·set

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  1. sunsetnoun

    Antonyms:
    sunrise

  2. sunsetnoun

    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. sunsetnoun

    Antonyms:
    sunrise

  4. sunsetnoun

    Antonyms:
    sunrise

  5. sunsetnoun

    one's sunset years

    Antonyms:
    sunrise

  6. sunsetnoun

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

    Antonyms:
    sunrise

  7. sunsetnoun

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. sunset, sundownnoun

    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. sunsetnoun

    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. sunsetadjective

    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. sunsetadjective

    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)adjective

    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

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. sunsetnoun

    Synonyms:
    evening, sundown, close of the day

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How to use sunset in a sentence?

  1. Barack Obama:

    We were doing a little reminiscing and then figuring out how we're going to deal with the crazies in terms of managing some problems. And then we talked about riding off into the sunset together.

  2. Horace Rumpole:

    There's no pleasure on earth that's worth sacrificing for the sake of an extra five years in the geriatric ward of the Sunset Old People's Home, Weston-Super-Mare.

  3. Beau Biden:

    You've lost very much. You've given so very much, but please know that he will always be with you in the deepest recess in your heart, in your every thought, he'll be the voice you hear in your ear telling you it's OK. He'll be that feeling in your chest that just calms you down. That look from the mirror that gives you confidence to move forward and that sunset that says, 'I see you. I see you,'.

  4. Christopher Polk/Getty Images:

    I stopped halfway up the driveway, kind of in the woods over Sunset Boulevard and I peed in a Snapple bottle in my car and then I sealed the bottle and left it there and went on to have a very absurd meeting with Tom Cruise.

  5. Juha Sipila:

    Three years ago, we were seen as a sunset movement, but not anymore! finland is in a very difficult situation. We need exceptional degrees of cooperation so that we can overcome the difficulties.


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