Dictionary.com

crepuscule

[ kri-puhs-kyool, krep-uh-skyool ]
/ krɪˈpʌs kyul, ˈkrɛp əˌskyul /
Save This Word!

noun
twilight; dusk.
QUIZ
SPRINT TO THE FINISH WITH THIS OLYMPICS QUIZ!
Compete in our Olympics quiz to see if you can take home the gold medal in Olympics knowledge.
Question 1 of 10
Where was the Olympics first held?
Meet Grammar CoachWrite or paste your essay, email, or story into Grammar Coach and get grammar helpImprove Your Writing
Meet Grammar CoachImprove Your Writing
Write or paste your essay, email, or story into Grammar Coach and get grammar help
Also cre·pus·cle [kri-puhs-uhl]. /krɪˈpʌs əl/.

Origin of crepuscule

1350–1400; <Latin crepuscul(um), equivalent to crepus- (akin to creper obscure) + -culum-cule1
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2021

How to use crepuscule in a sentence

FEEDBACK