HyperDic: afternoon

English > 2 senses of the word afternoon:
NOUNtimeafternoonthe part of the day between noon and evening
communicationafternoon, good afternoona conventional expression / expression of greeting or farewell
afternoon > pronunciation
Soundsae.fternuw'n
Rhymesattune ... Witherspoon: 64 rhymes with uwn...
English > afternoon: 2 senses > noun 1, time
MeaningThe part of the day between noon and evening.
Example"he spent a quiet afternoon in the park"
PartsmidafternoonThe middle part of the afternoon
Broaderday, daytime, daylightThe time after sunrise and before sunset while it is light outside
Spanishtarde
Catalantarda
English > afternoon: 2 senses > noun 2, communication
MeaningA conventional expression / expression of greeting or farewell.
Synonymgood afternoon
Broaderfarewell, word of farewellAn acknowledgment or expression of goodwill at parting
greeting, salutation(usually plural) an acknowledgment or expression of good will (especially on meeting)
Spanishbuenas tardes, muy buenas
Catalanbona tarda

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