aurora (poetic) break of day, cockcrow, dawn, daybreak, daylight, dayspring (poetic) sunup
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sunrise ( sunrises plural )
1 n-uncount Sunrise is the time in the morning when the sun first appears in the sky., (Antonym: sunset)
The rain began before sunrise.
2 n-count A sunrise is the colours and light that you see in the eastern part of the sky when the sun first appears., (Antonym: sunset)
There was a spectacular sunrise yesterday.
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