Noun: eve eev
Noun: Eve eev
- The day before
"he always arrives on the eve of her departure"
- The period immediately before something
"on the eve of the French Revolution"
- The latter part of the day (the period of decreasing daylight from late afternoon until nightfall)
"he enjoyed the eve light across the lake";
- evening, even, eventide
- (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
Derived forms: eves
Type of: 24-hour interval, adult female, day, daylight, daytime, mean solar day, period, period of time, solar day, time period, twenty-four hour period, twenty-four hours, woman
Encyclopedia: Eve, the Apple