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Meaning of SUNDOWN

Pronunciation:  'sun`dawn

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  the time in the evening at which the sun begins to fall below the horizon
 

SUNDOWN is a 7 letter word that starts with S.

 

 Synonyms: sunset
 
 Antonyms: aurora, break of day, break of the day, cockcrow, dawn, dawning, daybreak, dayspring, first light, morning, sunrise, sunup
 
 See Also: eve, evening, eventide, hour, time of day

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Sun"down`\, n.
1. The setting of the sun; sunset. ``When sundown skirts the
   moor.'' --Tennyson.

2. A kind of broad-brimmed sun hat worn by women.

 

 

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