- The time of day when the sun disappears below the western horizon.
- The changes in color of the sky at sunset.
- (figuratively) The final period of the life or a person or thing.
- (attributively) Of or relating to the final period of the life of a person or thing.
- one's years
Etymology: In Gower's Confessio Amantis, before 1393.<ref>Chambers Dictionary of Etymology, Robert K. Barnhart (ed.), Chambers, 1988</ref> Compound of sun + set.
- Dutch: zonsondergang
- French: crépuscule
- German: Sonnenuntergang
- Italian: tramonto
- Spanish: puesta del sol
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