AFTERNOON: Synonyms and Related Words. What is Another Word for AFTERNOON?

Need another word that means the same as “afternoon”? Find 1 synonym and 30 related words for “afternoon” in this overview.

The synonyms of “Afternoon” are: good afternoon

Afternoon as a Noun

Definitions of "Afternoon" as a noun

According to the Oxford Dictionary of English, “afternoon” as a noun can have the following definitions:

  • The time from noon or lunchtime to evening.
  • A conventional expression of greeting or farewell.
  • The part of the day between noon and evening.

Synonyms of "Afternoon" as a noun (1 Word)

good afternoonBenefit.

Usage Examples of "Afternoon" as a noun

  • I telephoned this afternoon.
  • He spent a quiet afternoon in the park.
  • She worked on Tuesday afternoons.
  • I'll be back at three in the afternoon.

Associations of "Afternoon" (30 Words)

breakfastEat breakfast.
I often have toast for my breakfast.
dawnAn opening time period.
He set off at dawn.
dayA day assigned to a particular purpose or observance.
My student days.
daybreakThe time in the morning when daylight first appears; dawn.
She set off at daybreak.
daytimeThe time after sunrise and before sunset while it is light outside.
She was alone in the daytime.
eveningAn evening characterized by a particular event or activity.
The evening meal.
fridayThe sixth day of the week; the fifth working day.
hourThe distance travelled in one hour.
Rates of pay were low starting at 3 20 an hour.
lunchTake someone out for lunch.
At what time are you lunching.
lunchtimeThe time in the middle of the day when lunch is eaten.
The lunchtime television news.
middayThe middle of the day.
He awoke at midday.
midnightTwelve o’clock at night.
The midnight hours.
morningEvery morning.
They talked until morning.
nightA shortening of nightfall.
It vanished into the night.
nightfallThe onset of night; dusk.
We had to get back by nightfall.
noonThe middle of the day.
The service starts at twelve noon.
o'clockAccording to the clock.
sundayUnited States evangelist (1862-1935.
sunny(of a place) receiving much sunlight.
A sunny smile.
sunriseThe time in the morning when the sun appears or full daylight arrives.
High technology sunrise industries.
sunset(of a programme, agency, regulation, etc.) expire or be terminated automatically at the end of a fixed period unless renewed by legislative action.
The wireless service providers that operate these networks are sunsetting them.
thursdayThe fifth day of the week; the fourth working day.
tomorrowThe next day, the day after, following the present day.
Tomorrow s Grand Prix in Brazil.
tonightOn the present or approaching evening or night.
Are you doing anything tonight.
tuesdayThe third day of the week; the second working day.
twilightThe period of the evening when twilight is visible between daylight and darkness.
In the twilight of the empire.
wakeBe awake be alert be there.
His voice wakes desire in others.
wednesdayThe fourth day of the week; the third working day.
weekdayAny day except Sunday (and sometimes except Saturday.
The weekday rush hour.
yesterdayIn the recent past.
Yesterday s best sellers.

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