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good evening

interjection
1.
a conventional expression used at meeting or parting in the evening.
Origin of good evening
1860-1865
First recorded in 1860-65
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good evening

sentence substitute
1.
a conventional expression of greeting or farewell used in the evening
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good evening

see under good day
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