DAWN's Sentences and Contexts

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 Sentences of dawn
Definition:
n. time each morning at which daylight first begins; beginning; start
Example:
When I again unclosed my eyes, a loud bell was ringing; day had not yet begun to dawn, and a rush light or two burned in the room.
Sentence in Classic:
Evening would deepen above the sea, night fall upon the plains, dawn glimmer before the wanderer and show him strange fields and hills and faces.
A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man By James Joyce Context
From the first blush of dawn until the closing of the twilight, the clatter of the hammer and the rasp of the saw was never absent from the monument which the immigrants erected to Him who had led them safe through many dangers.
A Study In Scarlet By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
And the third time I waked up at dawn, and slid down, and she was there yet, and her candle was most out, and her old gray head was resting on her hand, and she was asleep.
Adventures of Huckleberry Finn By Mark Twain Context
It was the cool gray dawn, and there was a delicious sense of repose and peace in the deep pervading calm and silence of the woods.
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer By Mark Twain Context
But they woke at dawn as usual, and suddenly remembering the glorious thing that had happened, they all raced out into the pasture together.
Animal Farm By George Orwell Context
The pink flush of dawn, which one could not help seeing before, now had to be sought to be discerned at all.
Anna Karenina(V2) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Before dawn he had slept for a few hours, and refreshed, vigorous, and in good spirits, he mounted his horse and rode out into the field in that happy mood in which everything seems possible and everything succeeds.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Having set off in the small hours of the fourteenth, accompanied by a bugler and two Cossacks, Balashev reached the French outposts at the village of Rykonty, on the Russian side of the Niemen, by dawn.
War and Peace(V3) By Leo Tolstoy Context
The infantry of the detachment passed along the road and quickly disappeared amid the trees in the mist of early dawn, hundreds of feet splashing through the mud.
War and Peace(V5) By Leo Tolstoy Context
I was afraid to sleep, even if I had been inclined, for I knew that at the first faint dawn of morning I must rob the pantry.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens Context
The dawn coming, the morning coming, and the day coming, and neither message nor letter coming with either, he went down to the country house.
Hard Times By Charles Dickens Context