halflight

half-light

[haf-lahyt, hahf-]
noun
light that is about half its customary brightness, or that is partially dimmed or obscured: the half-light of early dawn; a room in half-light.

Origin:
1615–25

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half-light
 
n
a dim light, as at dawn or dusk

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