What does the word sunset mean?

Usage examples for sunset

  1. What is the altitude of the sun after sunset? – A Text-Book of Astronomy by George C. Comstock
  2. It then still wanted several hours of sunset. – The Boy Tar by Mayne Reid
  3. Later that afternoon, just before sunset, there was a pretty picture in front of Truscott's quarters. – Marion's Faith. by Charles King