Dawn in a sentence as a noun

It's dark in Taiwan, but we believe the dawn will come.

Reading a few more comments it starts to dawn on me: "OH!

Sir, I challenge you to fisticuffs at dawn!

Remember, at the dawn of the Internet, there was quite a bit of ambiguity with regards to IP rights.

Their business model since the dawn of time has been "You call us up, we send a van of guys to your house, they uses scissors to trim your bushes.

Dawn in a sentence as a verb

Apple has been very aggressively protecting their copyright on service manuals pretty much since the dawn of the internet.

It will dawn on people eventually—or at least its negative will: that everything we've been putting so much damned energy into isn't making us happy.

We were saddled with some dubious decisions at the dawn of the GUI age, and we're just starting to lose them as we enter the Direct Manipulation age of interfaces.

The process C undertook for doing so was simply so well constructed that it didn't dawn on me that I was being expertly manipulated until tomstokes pointed it out.

Temporary slum-like shantytowns -- totally informal mud-and-corrugated metal shacks -- were set up to house the workers, who worked for 7 days per week, from dawn to dusk.

Dawn definitions


the first light of day; "we got up before dawn"; "they talked until morning"


the earliest period; "the dawn of civilization"; "the morning of the world"

See also: morning


an opening time period; "it was the dawn of the Roman Empire"


become clear or enter one's consciousness or emotions; "It dawned on him that she had betrayed him"; "she was penetrated with sorrow"

See also: click penetrate


appear or develop; "The age of computers had dawned"


become light; "It started to dawn, and we had to get up"