Associations to the word «Dusk»

Wiktionary

DUSK, noun. A period of time occurring at the end of the day during which the sun sets.
DUSK, noun. A darkish colour.
DUSK, verb. (intransitive) to begin to lose light or whiteness; to grow dusk
DUSK, verb. (transitive) To make dusk.
DUSK, adjective. Tending to darkness or blackness; moderately dark or black; dusky.

Dictionary definition

DUSK, noun. The time of day immediately following sunset; "he loved the twilight"; "they finished before the fall of night".
DUSK, verb. Become dusk.

Wise words

Words are always getting conventionalized to some secondary meaning. It is one of the works of poetry to take the truants in custody and bring them back to their right senses.
William Butler Yeats