Eve


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Synonyms for Eve

night before

Synonyms

  • night before
  • day before
  • vigil

Synonyms for Eve

the period between afternoon and nighttime

Words related to Eve

(Old Testament) Adam's wife in Judeo-Christian mythology: the first woman and mother of the human race

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the period immediately before something

the latter part of the day (the period of decreasing daylight from late afternoon until nightfall)

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Here in close recess With Flowers, Garlands, and sweet-smelling Herbs Espoused EVE deckt first her Nuptial Bed, And heav'nly Quires the Hymenaean sung, What day the genial Angel to our Sire Brought her in naked beauty more adorn'd, More lovely then PANDORA, whom the Gods Endowd with all thir gifts, and O too like In sad event, when to the unwiser Son Of JAPHET brought by HERMES, she ensnar'd Mankind with her faire looks, to be aveng'd On him who had stole JOVES authentic fire.
This said unanimous, and other Rites Observing none, but adoration pure Which God likes best, into thir inmost bower Handed they went; and eas'd the putting off These troublesom disguises which wee wear, Strait side by side were laid, nor turnd I weene ADAM from his fair Spouse, nor EVE the Rites Mysterious of connubial Love refus'd: Whatever Hypocrites austerely talk Of puritie and place and innocence, Defaming as impure what God declares Pure, and commands to som, leaves free to all.
It was a Christmas Eve, too; and I remember that on that very night he told us the story about the goblins that carried away old Gabriel Grub.
The Lord and Lady of the May, though their titles must be laid down at sunset, were really and truly to be partners for the dance of life, beginning the measure that same bright eve.
The following is a list of stores that are open on Christmas Eve.
DEC 24 - 10am-4pm; Christmas Day - Closed; Boxing Day - Closed; Dec 27- Dec 30 - 8am-10pm; New Year's Eve - 10am-4pm; New Year's Day - Closed; Jan 2 - 8am-10pm Lidl NORMAL opening hours apply to stores until Wednesday, December 20.
Told from the alternating voices of Eve and Alex, this novel strips away some glamour from the teen fashion industry where beautiful but immature models have easy access to booze and drugs.
These figures actually related to burglaries for the last three years 2011-2013 from Christmas Eve to Boxing Day night and from New Year's Eve to the end of New Year's Day.
Conscious of all that happens around her, Eve cannot move or communicate with those closest to her.
CityWalk New Year's Eve Countdown Bash: featuring fireworks and a times-square-style ball drop, DJs, confetti and a '80s dance party featuring "Fast Times," an '80s cover band.
7, the eve of the feast of the Immaculate Conception.
Michael assumes she is Eve's friend; Eve assumes she is one of Michael's clandestine lovers.
We're the wedding place," Eve tells me in the spacious kitchen where guests are served sumptuous breakfasts while watching some thirty species of birds flutter about the voluptuous gardens.
The Fates, overseers of the supernatural afterlife, have decided to call in the favor that Eve garnered at the conclusion of Industrial Magic.
I would argue for a more dynamic relationship, changing as Adam and Eve change.