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ˈnaɪtˌfɔlnight·fall

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. twilight, dusk, gloaming, gloam, nightfall, evenfall, fall, crepuscule, crepusclenoun

    the time of day immediately following sunset

    "he loved the twilight"; "they finished before the fall of night"

GCIDE

  1. Nightfallnoun

    The close of the day; the arrival of the night; the period at and just after dusk. Swift.

Wiktionary

  1. nightfallnoun

    The close of the day; the coming of night.

    Etymology: From night + fall.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Nightfallnoun

    the close of the day

Freebase

  1. Nightfall

    Nightfall is a Greek heavy metal band from Athens. Formed by vocalist/bassist Efthimis Karadimas in 1991, the group is currently signed to Metal Blade Records. They are widely considered the forerunners to a "mediterranean way to black metal" together with Inchiuvatu and Moonspell.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of nightfall in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of nightfall in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of nightfall in a Sentence

  1. Alexis Carrel:

    To accomplish our destiny it is not enough to merely guard prudently against road accidents. We must also cover before nightfall the distance assigned to each of us.

  2. Mariana Fulger:

    Each moment is nightfall not spacious enough to contain all hope that there will be morning.

  3. J. R. R. Tolkien, The Fellowship of the Ring, spoken by Elrond:

    He should not vow to walk in the dark, who has not seen the nightfall.

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