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twilight, nightfall, sunset, sundown, evening, close of dayView synonyms
- ‘In the twilight hours known as owl light, that dusky uncertain time of day that hovers between light and dark, the paths through the woods take on a mystical quality.’
- ‘Why do you speak in such a manner? I suppose, because of the owl light.’
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The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.