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  • like twilight. "the evening's crepuscular charm."

    Crepuscular is a term used to describe animals that are primarily active during twilight, hence at dawn and at dusk.

    January 19, 2009

  • Oops--did you mean crepuscular? This has an extra S.

    January 19, 2009

  • crepescular similarly infected. Which I only found because it was the first word I randomed when I left this page!

    January 19, 2009

  • Crepuscular animals like to do their roaming in the gloaming.

    January 19, 2009