Sentence Examples with the word dusk

It was already growing dusk when Denisov, Petya, and the esaul rode up to the watchhouse.

When dusk descended, the whale was still in sight to leeward.

Toward dusk the cannonade began to subside.

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Jackals are nocturnal animals, concealing themselves until dusk in woody jungles and other natural lurking places, and then sallying forth in packs, which sometimes number two hundred individuals, and visiting farmyards, villages and towns in search of food.

They used to come round my door at dusk to nibble the potato parings which I had thrown out, and were so nearly the color of the ground that they could hardly be distinguished when still.

Tallard was already a prisoner, but in the dusk and confusion Marsin slipped through between the duke and Eugene.

It seemed that all these men, now that they had stopped amid fields in the chill dusk of the autumn evening, experienced one and the same feeling of unpleasant awakening from the hurry and eagerness to push on that had seized them at the start.

At dusk the martyrs' remains were collected in a cart and thrown into the Arno.

The magic is at its strongest between dusk and midnight.

The balmy spring air was warm, even after dusk fell.