What is the definition of dawn?

Definitions for dawn

  • verb - become light; "It started to dawn
  • verb - become clear or enter one's consciousness or emotions; "It dawned on him that she had betrayed him"; "she was penetrated with sorrow"
  • verb - appear or develop; "The age of computers had dawned"
  • noun - the earliest period; "the dawn of civilization"; "the morning of the world"
  • noun - the first light of day; "we got up before dawn"; "they talked until morning"
  • noun - an opening time period; "it was the dawn of the Roman Empire"
  • Pronounciation of dawn

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    Synonyms for dawn

    morning daybreak sunrise dawning break of day sunup aurora break of the day cockcrow first light dayspring get across click sink in get through penetrate come home fall into place

    Antonyms for dawn

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    Holonyms for dawn

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    Hypernyms for dawn

    hour period time of day time period period of time change begin start

    Hyponyms for dawn

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    Meronyms for dawn

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    Sounds like dawn

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