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from dawn to dusk

Fig. during the period of the day when there is light; from the rising of the sun to the setting of the sun. I have to work from dawn to dusk on the farm. The factory runs from dawn to dusk to produce hats and gloves.
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Now the dusk had fallen to such an extent that he had to follow her implicitly, and even lean his hand on her shoulder when they jumped a bank into a very narrow lane.
She lingered there until dusk, liking the peace and calm of the little place, with its poplars whose rustle was like low, friendly speech, and its whispering grasses growing at will among the graves.
The sky over them was like a jewelled cup from which the dusk was pouring; the air was crisp with the compelling tang of the sea, and the whole landscape was infused with the subtleties of a sea evening.
The door of the little house opened, and a warm glow of firelight flickered out into the dusk.
They were got about two miles beyond Barnet, and it was now the dusk of the evening, when a genteel-looking man, but upon a very shabby horse, rode up to Jones, and asked him whether he was going to London; to which Jones answered in the affirmative.
Her friend said that it was a shame to go home at dusk like this, but, if the party was going to be broken up, she supposed there was nothing else for it.
It was only at dusk, when the place was ours, and after General Baird himself had found the dead body of Tippoo under a heap of the slain, that Herncastle and I met.
AN INFANTS school has become the first in Cardiff to offer dawn to dusk childcare.
Fortunately, Light at Dusk recovers quickly from this messy beginning and turns itself into a stylish piece of entertainment.
It is not yet clear when the Dawn til Dusk fascia will be scrapped.
The access tours are available at Sunrise or Dusk from March to September, or at sunrise from December (except 18-28) to February; usual daytime visits run throughout the year.
Chevrolet, a subsidiary of General Motors Corporation (NYSE: GM), is launching its Camaro Dusk Special Edition in the United States for the 2013 model year.
Ramadan is a time when Muslims are required to abstain from food, drink, smoking and sex from dawn to dusk.
Big Brother fans will recall that Liam was voted most popular housemate on the Channel 4 reality series in which he appeared - but at Dusk his aim is simply to be popular on the mixing decks.
Kyle, now working as a salesman in LA, is sent to Hotel Dusk on a job.