What does the word twilight mean?

Usage examples for twilight

  1. They were living in a twilight between the sensible and the intellectual world, and saw no way of connecting them. – Phaedo The Last Hours Of Socrates by Plato
  2. We held it as long as it was light, and when twilight fell and no reinforcements came, we considered it useless to remain there. – In the Shadow of Death by P. H. Kritzinger and R. D. McDonald
  3. From out the group of Green Valley folks, now dim in the May twilight, a voice spoke. – Green Valley by Katharine Reynolds