Từ điển trực tuyến - Online Dictionary

English - Vietnamese Dictionary
eve /i:v/
  • danh từ (kinh thánh)
    • (Eve) Ê-va (người đàn bà đầu tiên)
      • daughter of Eve: đàn bà
  • danh từ
    • đêm trước, ngày hôm trước
    • thời gian trước (khi xảy ra một sự kiện gì)
      • on the eve of a general insurrection: trong thời gian trước khi tổng khởi nghĩa
    • (từ cổ,nghĩa cổ) chiều tối
Concise Dictionary
+(Old Testament) Adam's wife in Judeo-Christian mythology: the first woman and mother of the human race; God created Eve from Adam's rib and placed Adam and Eve in the Garden of Eden
+the day before
+the period immediately before something
+the latter part of the day (the period of decreasing daylight from late afternoon until nightfall)

Thesaurus Dictionary
1 evening or day or night before, time or period before; vigil:
It was Christmas Eve, and we went out carolling.
2 verge, threshold, brink:
We met on the eve of my departure for Hungary.
Advanced English Dictionary
+ noun
1 the day or evening before an event, especially a religious festival or holiday: Christmas Eve (= 24 December) + a New Year's Eve party (= on 31 December) + on the eve of the election
2 (old use or literary) evening: one midsummer's eve
Collocation Dictionary


Christmas, Midsummer's, New Year's


on the ~ of
opinion polls published on the eve of the election

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