break of day

break of day
Dawn, dawning, daybreak, morning, cockcrowing, dayspring, peep of day, prime of day, first blush of the morning. See morn.

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  • break of day — ► break of day dawn. Main Entry: ↑break …   English terms dictionary

  • break of day — break′ of day′ n. dawn; daybreak …   From formal English to slang

  • break of day — noun the first light of day (Freq. 1) we got up before dawn they talked until morning • Syn: ↑dawn, ↑dawning, ↑morning, ↑aurora, ↑first light, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Break O'Day — Conseil de Break O Day Break O Day Géographie État : Tasmanie Région  …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Break O'Day — Admin ASC 2 Code Orig. name Break O Day Country and Admin Code AU.06.60210 AU …   World countries Adminstrative division ASC I-II

  • break of day — noun dawn; daybreak: *So early in the morning, Before the break of day. –anon, bush songs, n.d …   Australian English dictionary

  • break of day — Synonyms and related words: aurora, brightening, chanticleer, cocklight, crack of dawn, dawn, dawning, day peep, daybreak, daylight, dayspring, first brightening, light, peep of day, prime, sunrise, sunup, vestibule of Day …   Moby Thesaurus

  • break of day — dawn. → break …   English new terms dictionary

  • break of day — dawn; daybreak. * * * …   Universalium

  • break of day — literary the time when it begins to get light in the morning …   English dictionary