good evening

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interjection

a conventional expression used at meeting or parting in the evening.

Origin of good evening

First recorded in 1860–65
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British Dictionary definitions for good evening

good evening

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a conventional expression of greeting or farewell used in the evening

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Idioms and Phrases with good evening

good evening

see under good day.


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