evening star definition

  • noun:
    • A planet, particularly Venus or Mercury, that is prominent when you look at the west shortly after sunset.
    • our planet Venus as observed in the western sky later in the day.
    • Less frequently, the planet Mercury as seen in the western sky at night.
    • A common evening-primrose, Oenothera biennis.
    • a planet (usually Venus) seen at sunset within the western sky
    • A planet, especially Venus or Mercury, that's prominent within the west right after sunset.
    • our planet Venus as seen in the western sky at night.
    • Less generally, the earth Mercury as seen in the western sky in the evening.
    • a typical evening primrose, Oenothera biennis.
    • a planet (usually Venus) seen at sunset inside western sky

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