E·ven·song n. A song for the evening; the evening service or form of worship (in the Church of England including vespers and compline); also, the time of evensong.
n 1: the sixth of the seven canonical hours of the divine office;
early evening; now often made a public service on
Sundays [syn: vespers]
2: (Anglican Church) a daily evening service with prayers
prescribed in the Book of Common Prayer [syn: Evening