Evening in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Evening

present participle of evene | The time of the day between dusk and night, when it gets dark. | The time of the day between the approximate time of midwinter dusk and midnight (compare afternoon); the period after the end of regular office working hours.

Short Example Sentences for Evening

  • 1. He was thankful when the evening was over. 🔊
  • 2. There was not an evening paper there. 🔊
  • 3. The evening was delightfully calm. 🔊
  • 4. We spent the evening as in the old days. 🔊
  • 5. We shall sail to-morrow evening then. 🔊
  • 6. We spent the evening like in the old days. 🔊
  • 7. The fears of the company increased as evening closed in. 🔊
  • 8. The evening arrived, but no audience. 🔊
  • 9. The last evening of my four weeks was drawing to a close. 🔊
  • 10. Anyhow, Cloete one evening takes him out to have a drink. 🔊
  • 11. One evening he appeared with a red flower in his button-hole. 🔊
  • 12. Towards evening the clouds gathered again, and he rose and struggled on. 🔊
  • 13. As the evening advanced, the landscape darkened into a sterner character. 🔊
  • 14. It was the old custom of this church so to conclude Evening Prayer. 🔊
  • 15. The evening had its defects; still, I got my ancestor in, and was satisfied. 🔊

How to use Evening in Sentences?

  • 1. But it is only when evening descends that this realm of waters begins to show signs of life. 🔊
  • 2. The next evening she sat off again for the swamp, with her apron heavily laden. 🔊
  • 3. Nothing could be more delectable, also, than the breaking up of one of their evening card parties. 🔊
  • 4. Towards evening they succeeded in bringing the besotted Prince to sign the sentence. 🔊
  • 5. But it was towards the approach of evening that I felt the highest enthusiasm awakened. 🔊
  • 6. The little old lady did not come that day, and in the evening Ida was sent for by her uncle. 🔊
  • 7. That evening seemed long to me while we were at work, but I could not bear the breaking-up. 🔊
  • 8. He hadn't exchanged forty words altogether during the evening with the other guests. 🔊
  • 9. The evening twilight cast red and lilac patches through the painted windows on the faces of those who are now entering. 🔊
  • 10. I was being measured or fitted all day, and all the evening was running up and down stairs with the completed items. 🔊
  • 11. As anticipated by the motion picture chums and their friends, the throngs that evening beat all records. 🔊
  • 12. When the boys came to reckon up the proceeds of the evening they found them to be several dollars over what they had taken in the first night. 🔊
  • 13. That very evening he would sketch out a new dramatic movement around which all the other movements of the act would cluster. 🔊
  • 14. Round about the house stood pine trees, through the sombre foliage of which the evening star shimmered faintly. 🔊
  • 15. But, ah! how the mud glistened in the evening sunshine which was reflected on it in prismatic colours. 🔊
  • 16. It was my privilege to watch the freight-piles from seven in the evening until seven in the morning, and get three dollars for it. 🔊
  • 17. It was a sense of strict duty that impelled the question, for her heart sank at the prospect of spending the evening alone with the girl. 🔊
  • 18. The other story was also very funny and interesting and I enjoyed the evening inexpressibly much. 🔊
  • 19. He went up to his bunk and took from under the pillow his little shabbily bound Bible and sat down to read his evening chapter. 🔊
  • 20. Fear and sorrow in like measure choked her, and her soul awoke, and tremblingly she walked out of the house, glad to breathe the sweet evening air. 🔊