Translation of eventide in Spanish:


manto de la noche, n.

Pronunciation /ˈivənˌtaɪd/ /ˈiːv(ə)ntʌɪd/


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    manto de la noche masculine literary
    • Our population growth has slowed significantly, and the baby boomers are now in the eventide of their working life, with their eyes fixed towards retirement.
    • Soon, the eventide fell and everyone retired to his or her beds.
    • Often, awaking suddenly at midnight, he shrank from the bosom of Faith; and at morning or eventide, when the family knelt down at prayer, he scowled and muttered to himself, and gazed sternly at his wife, and turned away.
    • At eventide, the cerulean skies assumed a deeper tone of velvety purple on which was displayed the rare jewels of the heavenly caskets.
    • Literally, it means ‘cowdust’, the fine powder raised by cattle as they sway back to the village at eventide.