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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)
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)
I often have toast for my breakfast.
|dawn||An opening time period.|
He set off at dawn.
|day||A day assigned to a particular purpose or observance.|
My student days.
|daybreak||The time in the morning when daylight first appears; dawn.|
She set off at daybreak.
|daytime||The time after sunrise and before sunset while it is light outside.|
She was alone in the daytime.
|evening||An evening characterized by a particular event or activity.|
The evening meal.
|friday||The sixth day of the week; the fifth working day.|
|hour||The distance travelled in one hour.|
Rates of pay were low starting at 3 20 an hour.
|lunch||Take someone out for lunch.|
At what time are you lunching.
|lunchtime||The time in the middle of the day when lunch is eaten.|
The lunchtime television news.
|midday||The middle of the day.|
He awoke at midday.
|midnight||Twelve o’clock at night.|
The midnight hours.
They talked until morning.
|night||A shortening of nightfall.|
It vanished into the night.
|nightfall||The onset of night; dusk.|
We had to get back by nightfall.
|noon||The middle of the day.|
The service starts at twelve noon.
|o'clock||According to the clock.|
|sunday||United States evangelist (1862-1935.|
|sunny||(of a place) receiving much sunlight.|
A sunny smile.
|sunrise||The 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.
|thursday||The fifth day of the week; the fourth working day.|
|tomorrow||The next day, the day after, following the present day.|
Tomorrow s Grand Prix in Brazil.
|tonight||On the present or approaching evening or night.|
Are you doing anything tonight.
|tuesday||The third day of the week; the second working day.|
|twilight||The period of the evening when twilight is visible between daylight and darkness.|
In the twilight of the empire.
|wake||Be awake be alert be there.|
His voice wakes desire in others.
|wednesday||The fourth day of the week; the third working day.|
|weekday||Any day except Sunday (and sometimes except Saturday.|
The weekday rush hour.
|yesterday||In the recent past.|
Yesterday s best sellers.