What does the word gloaming mean?

Usage examples for gloaming

  1. For a long time they gazed at the gloaming landscape, and spake not. – Hyperion by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
  2. If you would not have two little children go hungry all winter, you will meet me by the planting at Hallows Brig in the gloaming to- morrow. – The League of the Leopard by Harold Bindloss