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Forenoon vs. Afternoon

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Forenoonnoun

syn of morning: the part of the day between sunrise and noon.

Afternoonnoun

The part of the day from noon or lunchtime until sunset, evening, or suppertime or 6pm.

Forenoonnoun

The early part of the day, from morning to meridian, or noon.

Afternoonnoun

(figuratively) The later part of anything, often with implications of decline.

Forenoonnoun

the time period between dawn and noon;

‘I spent the morning running errands’;

Afternoonnoun

(informal) A party or social event held in the afternoon.

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Forenoonnoun

the morning

‘the forenoon watch’; ‘the wind starts picking up in the forenoon’;

Afternoonadverb

(more often in the plural) In the afternoon.

Afternooninterjection

clipping of good afternoon.

Afternoonnoun

The part of the day which follows noon, between noon and evening.

Afternoonnoun

the part of the day between noon and evening;

‘he spent a quiet afternoon in the park’;

Afternoonnoun

a conventional expression of greeting or farewell

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Afternoonnoun

the time from noon or lunchtime to evening

‘I'll be back at three in the afternoon’; ‘I telephoned this afternoon’; ‘she worked on Tuesday afternoons’;

Afternoonadverb

in the afternoon; every afternoon.

Afternooninterjection

short for good afternoon

Afternoon

Afternoon is the time of the day between noon and evening. It is the time when the sun is descending from its peak in the sky to somewhat before its terminus at the horizon in the west.

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