Noun: dawn don
Verb: dawn don
- The first light of day
"we got up before dawn";
- dawning, morning, aurora, first light, daybreak, break of day, break of the day, dayspring, sunrise, sunup, cockcrow
- The earliest period
"the dawn of civilization";
- An opening time period
"it was the dawn of the Roman Empire"
- Become clear or enter one's consciousness or emotions
"It dawned on him that she had betrayed him";
- click, get through, come home, get across, sink in, penetrate, fall into place
- Appear or develop
"The age of computers had dawned"
- Become light
"It started to dawn, and we had to get up"
Derived forms: dawning, dawns, dawned
Type of: begin, change, hour, period, period of time, start, time of day, time period
Encyclopedia: Dawn, Ohio