Synonyms for Evening:

adj.

night (adjective)
twilight, night, dusk, dark, nighttime, eventide.

n.

nightfall, curfew, graveyard shift, dinner table, dinnertime, closing time, afterglow, drivetime. hello, Hey, good evening, hiya, good afternoon, good morning, pleased to meet you, hi, good day, all-right. dinner party, fringe, blind date, company, black tie, competition, DO, event, coffee klatch. dark (noun)
dusk.
evening (noun)
eventide, eve.
latter part of a day (noun)
sunset, eve, sundown, eventide, nightfall, dusk, dark, twilight.
night (noun)
sundown, sunset, vesper.

v.

flattening (verb)
grading, squishing, deflating, compressing.
smoothing (verb)
Flattening, Smoothing, Glazing, Planing, leveling, Slicking, Burnishing, Sanding, Glossing, grinding, polishing.

Other synonyms:

black tie, darkness. event. competition. company. fringe. DO. dusk
nightfall, gloaming.

Usage examples for evening

  1. Shall I go away then, and come back this evening – From Jest to Earnest by E. P. Roe
  2. When Hugh called again in the evening he heard she was better, but still in bed. – David Elginbrod by George MacDonald
  3. He read part of the work one evening – Stories of Authors, British and American by Edwin Watts Chubb