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evening
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English - Vietnamese Dictionary
evening /i':vniɳ/
  • danh từ
    • buổi chiều, buổi tối, tối đêm
      • a musical evening: một tối hoà nhạc, một đêm hoà nhạc
    • (nghĩa bóng) lúc xế bóng
Concise Dictionary
evenings'iːvnɪŋ
noun
+the latter part of the day (the period of decreasing daylight from late afternoon until nightfall)
+a later concluding time period
+the early part of night (from dinner until bedtime) spent in a special way

evens|evened|evening'iːvn
noun
+the latter part of the day (the period of decreasing daylight from late afternoon until nightfall)
verb
+make level or straight
+become even or more even
+make even or more even
adj.
+divisible by two
+equal in degree or extent or amount; or equally matched or balanced
+being level or straight or regular and without variation as e.g. in shape or texture; or being in the same plane or at the same height as something else (i.e. even with)
+symmetrically arranged
+occurring at fixed intervals
+of the score in a contest
adv.
+used as an intensive especially to indicate something unexpected
+in spite of; notwithstanding
+to a greater degree or extent; used with comparisons
+to the full extent

Thesaurus Dictionary
n.
nightfall, eventide, dusk, sunset, sundown, p.m., Literary gloaming:
The Klincks will join us for dinner this evening.
Advanced English Dictionary
+ noun
1 [C, U] the part of the day between the afternoon and the time you go to bed: I'll come and see you tomorrow evening. + What do you usually do in the evening? + She's going to her sister's for the evening. + the long winter evenings + the evening performance + Evening was falling by the time we reached the house.
2 [C] an event of a particular type happening in the evening: a musical evening at school (= when music is performed)
evenings adverb (especially AmE): He works evenings.
Idioms: Good evening (also informal Evening) used as a polite greeting, or reply to a greeting, when people first see each other in the evening: Good evening, everyone. + Evening, Mike.
more at OTHER adj.
Collocation Dictionary
noun

1 part of the day

ADJ.

this, tomorrow, yesterday | Friday, Saturday, etc. | April, May, etc. | spring, summer, etc. | long
the long winter evenings
| dark | quiet | balmy, beautiful, fine, golden, warm | cold, cool, dry | early, late
It was early evening and very still.

VERB + EVENING

spend
We spent the evening walking round the town.

EVENING + VERB

progress, wear on
As the evening wore on, Phil became very drunk.

EVENING + NOUN

light, star | meal | shift, work | class, course | entertainment, performance | prayer, service | rush hour | news, newspaper, paper

PREP.

during the ~, for an/the ~
Her parents were out for the evening.
| in the ~, on Friday, etc. ~

PHRASES

an/the evening off/out
You deserve an occasional evening out.
| good evening

2 event happening in the evening

ADJ.

gala, musical, social | open, parents'
Prospective students were invited to the school's open evening.
| convivial, enjoyable, lovely, memorable, pleasant, successful, wonderful

VERB + EVENING

hold
The club will hold a social evening to welcome new members.

EVENING + NOUN

clothes, dress, gown, wear

PREP.

during the ~, for the ~



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