What does sundown mean?

Definitions for sundown
ˈsʌnˌdaʊnsun·down

This dictionary definitions page includes all the possible meanings, example usage and translations of the word sundown.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. sunset, sundownnoun

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

Wiktionary

  1. sundownnoun

    sunset

    We'll meet by the pier at sundown; don't forget to bring your kazoo.

Wikipedia

  1. Sundown

    Sundown is a song by Canadian folk artist Gordon Lightfoot, from the titular album, released as a single in March 1974. "Sundown" reached No. 1 on the U. S. Billboard Hot 100 and easy listening charts and No. 13 on the Hot Country singles chart, as well as No. 1 in Canada on RPM's national singles chart. It was Lightfoot's only single to reach No. 1 on the Hot 100.

ChatGPT

  1. sundown

    Sundown is the time of day when the sun disappears below the horizon, typically associated with evening or the beginning of night. It signals the transition from day to night and is also known as sunset.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Sundownnoun

    the setting of the sun; sunset

  2. Sundownnoun

    a kind of broad-brimmed sun hat worn by women

Wikidata

  1. Sundown

    "Sundown" is one of the most popular songs by Canadian folk artist Gordon Lightfoot. Released in March 1974, "Sundown" allowed Lightfoot to regain the momentum that his career had gained three years earlier with "If You Could Read My Mind" and other songs. It reached number one on the U.S. Billboard Hot 100 and easy listening charts, and number thirteen on the Hot Country singles chart.

Suggested Resources

  1. sundown

    Song lyrics by sundown -- Explore a large variety of song lyrics performed by sundown on the Lyrics.com website.

Surnames Frequency by Census Records

  1. SUNDOWN

    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Sundown is ranked #146201 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Sundown surname appeared 113 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 0 would have the surname Sundown.

    50.4% or 57 total occurrences were American Indian or Alaskan Native.
    20.3% or 23 total occurrences were White.
    10.6% or 12 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.
    9.7% or 11 total occurrences were Asian.

Matched Categories

How to pronounce sundown?

How to say sundown in sign language?

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of sundown in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of sundown in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of sundown in a Sentence

  1. Bob Dylan, "If you see her, say hello":

    Sundown, yellow moon, I replay the past. I know every scene by heart, they all went by so fast.

  2. Dick Dale:

    I became addicted to the point where I would be out there from sunup to sundown, i wouldn't do anything else.

  3. Annie Laurie Gaylor:

    It reminds me of the 'don't get caught in this town after sundown' signs that used to go up in segregated America.

Popularity rank by frequency of use

sundown#10000#38840#100000

Translations for sundown

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

Get even more translations for sundown »

Translation

Find a translation for the sundown definition in other languages:

Select another language:

  • - Select -
  • 简体中文 (Chinese - Simplified)
  • 繁體中文 (Chinese - Traditional)
  • Español (Spanish)
  • Esperanto (Esperanto)
  • 日本語 (Japanese)
  • Português (Portuguese)
  • Deutsch (German)
  • العربية (Arabic)
  • Français (French)
  • Русский (Russian)
  • ಕನ್ನಡ (Kannada)
  • 한국어 (Korean)
  • עברית (Hebrew)
  • Gaeilge (Irish)
  • Українська (Ukrainian)
  • اردو (Urdu)
  • Magyar (Hungarian)
  • मानक हिन्दी (Hindi)
  • Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Italiano (Italian)
  • தமிழ் (Tamil)
  • Türkçe (Turkish)
  • తెలుగు (Telugu)
  • ภาษาไทย (Thai)
  • Tiếng Việt (Vietnamese)
  • Čeština (Czech)
  • Polski (Polish)
  • Bahasa Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Românește (Romanian)
  • Nederlands (Dutch)
  • Ελληνικά (Greek)
  • Latinum (Latin)
  • Svenska (Swedish)
  • Dansk (Danish)
  • Suomi (Finnish)
  • فارسی (Persian)
  • ייִדיש (Yiddish)
  • հայերեն (Armenian)
  • Norsk (Norwegian)
  • English (English)

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:


Citation

Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:

Style:MLAChicagoAPA

"sundown." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2024. Web. 26 May 2024. <https://www.definitions.net/definition/sundown>.

Discuss these sundown definitions with the community:

0 Comments

    Are we missing a good definition for sundown? Don't keep it to yourself...

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Chrome

    Get instant definitions for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Firefox

    Get instant definitions for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Browse Definitions.net

    Quiz

    Are you a words master?

    »
    very irritable
    A bristly
    B numinous
    C motile
    D lank

    Nearby & related entries:

    Alternative searches for sundown: