Definition of sunset noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

     

    sunset

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    noun
    NAmE//ˈsʌnsɛt//
     
     
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  1. 1[uncountable] the time when the sun goes down and night begins synonym sundown Every evening at sunset, the flag was lowered.
  2. 2 [countable] the colors in the part of the sky where the sun slowly goes down in the evening a spectacular sunset opposite sunrise
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: sunset