Definition Of dawned


(of a day) begin.

Thursday dawned bright and sunny

become evident to the mind; be perceived or understood.

the awful truth was beginning to dawn on him

Example Of dawned

  • A new age has dawned , and the Holy Spirit has been poured out in a new way.

  • After the histrionics were well and truly over, the realisation dawned that something truly shocking had occurred.

  • As the day of reckoning dawned , it was the grown-ups who were struggling with their emotions as the 50,000 students headed off.

  • As the next day dawned , it was time to check in not just a hoard of goodies, but a baggage full of happiness, and unchecked emotion.

  • As the twenty-first century dawned , issues of immigration policy would clearly remain on the national agenda.

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