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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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Words popularity by usage frequency

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#8162sunrise
#10122twilight
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#89722extinguishment
#177209swansong

How to use sunset in a sentence?

  1. 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.

  2. Andreas Simic:

    There are times in life... There are times in life...to be a child There are times in life...to be a friend There are times in life...to have a good cry There are times in life... to grow and up and be an adult There are times in life...to fill that love nest There are times in life...to say I do There are times in life...to cradle a child in your arms There are times in life...to watch the sun rise There are times in life...to laugh louder than you should There are times in life...to listen, be heard, to say a kind word; be the voice of reason There are times in life...to celebrate all that could be There are times in life...to let loose There are times in life...to plant a kiss, bear hug or to grieve There are times in life...to learn, to become wiser and to dispense that wisdom There are times in life...to hold someone’s hand There are times in life...to be a shoulder to lean on There are times in life... to be a confidant There are times in life...to do the heavy lifting There are times in life...to grow old gracefully There are times in life...to coast along There are times in life...to be at peace and rest There are times in life... to watch the sunset There are times in life...to leave it all for those left behind Andreas Simic

  3. Andrew Lincoln:

    Scott Gimple called me up and said, ‘ William Riggs’re going to hate this one. ’ Scott Gimple’s very good about alerting the cast when there’s going to be a( character) death, i just did n’t speak for a minute. I always thought Carl was going to be the one who led the show forward ; that Rick would hand over his boots and revolver when he walked off into the sunset in Season 28.

  4. Yossi Shvartzvald:

    The planet might look something like snow at sunset but even darker, the ice is not just scattered on the surface; it goes hundreds of miles deep.

  5. Susie Myerson:

    They call it the tall wall on Sunset. I mean, I had to rush over there and park the car and just stare at it.

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