Synonyms for (noun) eve

Synonyms: Eve

Definition: (Old Testament) Adam's wife in Judeo-Christian mythology: the first woman and mother of the human race; God created Eve from Adam's rib and placed Adam and Eve in the Garden of Eden

Similar words: woman, adult female

Definition: an adult female person (as opposed to a man)

Usage: the woman kept house while the man hunted


Synonyms: eve

Definition: the day before

Usage: he always arrives on the eve of her departure

Similar words: twenty-four hour period, twenty-four hours, mean solar day, day, solar day, 24-hour interval

Definition: time for Earth to make a complete rotation on its axis

Usage: two days later they left; they put on two performances every day; there are 30,000 passengers per day


Synonyms: eve, even, evening, eventide

Definition: the latter part of the day (the period of decreasing daylight from late afternoon until nightfall)

Usage: he enjoyed the evening light across the lake

Similar words: day, daylight, daytime

Definition: the time after sunrise and before sunset while it is light outside

Usage: the dawn turned night into day; it is easier to make the repairs in the daytime


Synonyms: eve

Definition: the period immediately before something

Usage: on the eve of the French Revolution

Similar words: time period, period, period of time

Definition: an amount of time

Usage: a time period of 30 years; hastened the period of time of his recovery; Picasso's blue period