antitwilight arch

[ an-tee-twahy-lahyt, an-tahy- ]

  1. a narrow band, pink or with a purple cast, that sometimes appears at twilight just above the horizon opposite the sun.

Origin of antitwilight arch


Words Nearby antitwilight arch Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

How to use antitwilight arch in a sentence

  • This is identical with the antitwilight arch described above.

    Meteorology | Charles Fitzhugh Talman
  • This is bordered above by the pink or purplish antitwilight arch.

    Meteorology | Charles Fitzhugh Talman